Death list for Monday, Jan. 21, 2013

Posted Online: Jan. 20, 2013, 8:56 pm
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Belton, Floyd "Tony" Jr., 83, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Beuse, Richard W., 83, LeClaire; McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.
Cadogan, Karen K., 68, Geneseo; Vandemore, Geneseo.
Campbell, James Allen, 78, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Goulet, Anna Ruth, 86, Coal Valley; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Griffin, Ruby E., 88, Silvis; Esterdahl, Moline.
Harris, Patrick N., 72, Silvis; Schroder, Silvis.
Hartman, Nicholas J., 29, Clinton, Iowa; Bosma-Renkes, Fulton.
Jones, Earl L., 81, Andalusia; Wheelan-Pressly, Milan.
Lund, Marilyn R., 84, Cambridge; Stackhouse-Moore, Cambridge.
Paup, Lester L. Jr., 66, Moline; Rafferty, Moline.
Shaw, Kenneth E., 92, Resthave, Morrison; Bosma-Renkes, Morrison.
Solis, Rafaela, 90, Rock Island; Esterdahl, Moline.
Swanson, Jean, 75, East Moline; Van Hoe, East Moline.
Valk, Jean E., 89, Resthave, Morrison; Bosma-Renkes, Morrison.
Vatt, David E., 87, East Moline; Esterdahl, Moline.


Local events heading

  Today is Thursday, Aug. 21, the 233rd day of 2014. There are 132 days left in the year.

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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