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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1864 -- 150 years ago: A corps of surgeons now occupies the new hospital quarters at the Garrison Hospital on the Rock Island Arsenal. A fence has been installed to enclose the prison hospital.
1889 -- 125 years ago: B. Winter has let a contract to Christ Schreiner for a two story brick building with a double store front on the south side of 3rd Avenue just west of 17th Street. The estimated cost was $4,500.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Germany sent simultaneous ultimatums to Russia and France, demanding that Russia suspend mobilization within 12 hours and demanding that France inform Germany within 18 hours. In the case of war between Germany and Russia, France would remain neutral.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Civil service offices at the post office and the Rock Island Arsenal were swamped as more than 700 youths sought 15 machinist apprenticeships at the Arsenal.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Last night, American Legion Post 246 in Moline figuratively handed over the trousers to a female ex-Marine and petticoat rule began. Olga Swanson, of Moline, was installed as the first woman commander of the post .
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Quad City Civic Center captured the excitement and interest of a convention of auditorium managers this weekend in Reno, Nev. Bill Adams, civic center authority chairman, said the 10,000-seat arena planned for downtown Moline has caught the eye of construction firms, suppliers, management teams and concession groups.








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