Mary Lou Rockwell Birthday

Posted Online: Jan. 09, 2013, 1:09 pm
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Mary Lou Buller Rockwell will celebrate her 80th birthday on Jan. 17, 2013. She was born to Lucian and Mary King Buller in Moline.
She graduated from Moline High School in 1951. She married Raymond Rockwell on May 12, 1951. She has resided in Moline all her life.
Her five children are Teresa Hupton, Moline; Candia Stubblefield, Sherrard; Mary Lou Lopez, Silvis; Raymond (Carol) Rockwell, East Moline; and Roger (Sue) Rockwell, East Moline. She has 14 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
She is a member of Christ the King Church, Moline.
Cards may be sent to Mary Lou Rockwell, 1011 51st St., Moline, IL 61265.


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1864 -- 150 years ago: A new steamer, Keithsburg, now is at our levee taking on board the balance of her fixtures preparatory to assuming her position on the daily Rock Island and Keokuk line.
1889 -- 125 years ago: C.W. Hawes was appointed deputy county clerk by county clerk Donaldson.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Mrs. O.E. child, of Moline, was named president of the Women's Home Missionary Society of the Methodist Church Rock Island District of the Central Illinois conference.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Augustana College is making plans for a drive for funds to erect a field house and make football field improvements.
1964 -- 50 years ago: A expanded election coverage system featuring a 16-foot chalkboard showing up to the minute running totals, attracted a large and enthusiastic crowd to The Argus newsroom last night.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Balloons frame Rock Island attorney Stewart Winstein who was given a surprise party in the rotunda of the Rock Island County Courthouse on Thursday to honor his 50th year of practicing law.

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