Lucille Youd Birthday


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Posted Online: Jan. 14, 2013, 11:15 am
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Lucille E. Youd will celebrate her 90th birthday on Jan. 17. She is a resident of Heritage Woods, 5500 46th Ave. Dr., Moline. Lucille married the late Arthur Youd in 1943, and is the mother of daughters and their spouses, Mary Jo Werner (Larry deceased), Cathy Youd (deceased), Chris Summers (Steve) and Lori Carpenter (John). She is very proud of her 11 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
Lucille worked at First National Bank of Rock Island, retiring in 1984. She is a member of St. Pius Church in Rock Island where she has been a Eucharistic minister. She also served as the Mother's Club president at the former St. Joseph school.
Lucille enjoys dancing, playing cards, bingo, exercising, visiting with friends and going out to eat.
Lucille's birthday will be honored by several family celebration dinners.












 



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1889 -- 125 years ago: The little South Park Presbyterian chapel celebrated it first Easter decorated with flowers for an afternoon worship service attended by a large congregation.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Wennerberg Chorus of Augustana College has returned from a 2,000-mile tour in the Eastern states and Illinois.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Col. Charles Lindbergh has stated that he is convinced that Germany's air force is equal to the combined sky fleets of her potential European foes.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Small gas motors may be permitted on boats in the lake to be built in Loud Thunder Forest Preserve. The prospect was discussed yesterday at a meeting of the Rock Island County Forest Preserve Commission.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The annual Dispatch/Rock Island Argus Spelling Bee continues to be a family tradition. Ed Lee, an eighth-grader at John Deere Junior High School, Moline, is the 1989 spelling bee champion from among 49 top spellers in Rock Island, Henry and Mercer counties. He advances to the competition in Washington, D.C. Runnerup was Ed's sister, Susan.






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