Death list for Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013


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Posted Online: Jan. 11, 2013, 6:10 pm
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Adams, Virginia R., 97, formerly East Moline; Van Hoe, East Moline.
Adkins, Ryan L., 52, Bourbonnais, Ill., formerly Atkinson; Freitag-Reeves & Baskerville, Wilmington, Ill.
Buckner, David Michael, 36, Moline; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
DeLille, Madeline M., 97, Moline; Rafferty, Moline.
Johnston, Frances D., 94, Geneseo; Vandemore, Geneseo.
Jordan, Olga, 97, Coal Valley; Trimble, Coal Valley.
Malamphy, Joyce, 56, Rock Island; Hodgson, Rock Island.
Rowe, Dorothy A., 92, Silvis; Schroder, Silvis.
Samberg, Chad T., 38, Davenport; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Schriver, Majel L., 83, Illini Restorative Care, Silvis, formerly Moline; Wheelan-Pressly, Milan.
Shanks, Norris Dean, 68, Bettendorf; McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.
Snyder, Lola A., 86, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Van Eaton, Pauline, 93, Heartland Healthcare, Moline, formerly Rock Island; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.

















 



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1864 -- 150 years ago: Sheriff McLaughlin had the misfortune to dislocate his right shoulder some days ago when his carriage upset. He is now able to walk about but has a very sore shoulder.
1889 -- 125 years ago: A kindergarten was started in the downtown district of Rock Island with the Misses Dodie Hawes and Grace Knowlton as teachers.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Pope Pius X died in Rome.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Rock Island's new theater was named Esquire.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The J.I. Case Co. plant in Bettendorf will add from 150 to 200 employees by Jan. 1 a spokesman for the company said today. The Bettendorf Works today had a payroll of 1,350, but an increased production schedule will require additional people.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illowa Council Boy Scouts of America reached and passed its campaign goal in a drive that began 14 months ago by raising more than $2.2 million for the expansion of Loud Thunder Reservation near Andalusia.






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