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 Friday, April 18, the 108th day of 2014. There are 257 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: A new steamer, Keithsburg, now is at our levee taking on board the balance of her fixtures preparatory to assuming her position on the daily Rock Island and Keokuk line.
1889 -- 125 years ago: C.W. Hawes was appointed deputy county clerk by county clerk Donaldson.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Mrs. O.E. child, of Moline, was named president of the Women's Home Missionary Society of the Methodist Church Rock Island District of the Central Illinois conference.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Augustana College is making plans for a drive for funds to erect a field house and make football field improvements.
1964 -- 50 years ago: A expanded election coverage system featuring a 16-foot chalkboard showing up to the minute running totals, attracted a large and enthusiastic crowd to The Argus newsroom last night.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Balloons frame Rock Island attorney Stewart Winstein who was given a surprise party in the rotunda of the Rock Island County Courthouse on Thursday to honor his 50th year of practicing law.

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