John Sacco Birthday


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Posted Online: Jan. 09, 2013, 1:09 pm
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John B. Sacco, East Moline, will celebrate his 90th birthday with a family dinner on Jan. 5, 2013, at Montana Jack's.
Mr. Sacco was born Jan. 3, 1923, in Centerville, Iowa. He married Rosemarie DeCapp, East Moline, on Sept. 6, 1947, at St. Mary's, East Moline.
His children are Linda (Richard) Flowers, Columbia, Mo.; Janet (Gary) Sparks, Port Byron; Peggy Mall, Overland Park, Kan.; John (Theresa) Sacco, Silvis; and Laurie Donovan, Murfreesboro, Tenn. He has 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
He was employed as a foreman at John Deere Plow Planter Works, Moline, retiring January 1982. He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II.














 



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