Funerals, Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013


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Posted Online: Jan. 04, 2013, 5:17 pm
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Beinke, Jessica, 30, Bettendorf; 2:30 p.m., Runge, Davenport.
Bennett, Melba M., 87, Davenport; 11:30 a.m., Runge, Davenport.
Boland, John S. Boland, 97, Resthave Nursing Home, Morrison; 10:30 a.m., Morrison United Methodist.
Burton, Audrey Beatrice, 81, Rock Island; 9:30 a.m., St. Pius X Catholic, Rock Island.
Caldwell, Violet A., 76, Moline; 11 a.m., Trimble, Moline.
Campbell, Bryce Allen, 15, Silvis; 10:30 a.m., Community Christian Fellowship, Moline.
Cooper, Mearlene, 77, Hampton; 10 a.m., Wendt, Moline.
Crawford, Peggy Elizabeth Rakestraw, 72, Bettendorf; 3 p.m., McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.
Danielson, Ruth L., 96, Prophets Riverview Good Samaritan Center, Prophetstown; 11 a.m., Advent Christian, Prophetstown.
Ewen, Warren G., 87, LeClaire; 4 p.m., Weerts, Davenport.
Farwell, Tina Mae, 67, Orion; 10 a.m., St. Paul Lutheran, Orion.
Gustafson, Catherine F., 81, Cambridge; 10 a.m., St. John Vianney Catholic, Cambridge.
Hampton, Mary F., 95, Colona, formerly of Toulon; 11 a.m., Toulon, Toulon.
Hovey, Doris M., 85, Davenport; 10 a.m., Runge, Davenport.
Johnson, Wayne L., 93, Rock Island; 11 a.m., Trinity Anglican, Rock Island.
Lawrence, Margret, 82, Coal Valley; 9:30 a.m., Trimble, Coal Valley.
Mayhew, Mabel, 91, Aledo; 1 p.m., Speer, Aledo.
McCarthy, Cathleen, 68, Davenport; noon, Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
McKenna McKinney, Kathryn Mary, 94, formerly Erie; 10:30 a.m., St. Ambrose, Erie.
Megrew, Bede E., 60, Davenport; 11 a.m., First Baptist, Davenport.
Morel, Gene G., 74, Rock Island; 10 a.m., Christ the King, Moline.
Payne, Robert "Bob" C., 60, Edgington, formerly Bettendorf; 11 a.m., Davenport Memorial Park.
Petty, Dana C., 93, Colona; 2 p.m., Schroder, Colona.
Phanhlathy, Bouavanh, 65, Rock Island; 1:30 p.m., Van Hoe, East Moline.
Pickering, John A. "Jack," 84, Kewanee and Neponset; 11 a.m., Schueneman-Tumbleson, Kewanee.
Rogers Shebesta, Beatrice "Bea," 101, Rock Island; 9:30 a.m., St. Pius X Catholic, Rock Island.
Seyller, Richard C., 86, Hooppole; 10:30 a.m., Calvary Evangelical Congregational, Hooppole.



















 



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1914 -- 100 years ago: Fred Feuchter, of Davenport, was elected president of the Tri-City Post Office Clerks club, and Joe Goldsmith, of Rock Island, was named secretary treasurer.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Mass vaccination of more than 1,600 employed of the Rock Island Arsenal has been ordered by Col. Norman Ramsey after a 13-year-old daughter of the Arsenal manager became ill with smallpox.
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