Funerals, Jan. 22, 2013


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Posted Online: Jan. 21, 2013, 7:26 pm
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Doxstader, Harland Theodore "Ted," 81, Macomb, Ill.; 11 a.m., First Baptist, Macomb.
Holcomb, Russell E. "Russ," 71, Erie; 11 a.m., Gibson-Bode, Erie.
Hunsaker, Roy C., 56, Cambridge; 11 a.m., Stackhouse-Moore, Cambridge.
Jackson, Ruthie J., 76, Rock Island; noon, Orr's, Rock Island.
Kilcoin, James L., 76, Bettendorf; 10 a.m., St. John Vianney Catholic, Bettendorf.
Kroeger, Kevin A., 58, Eldridge; 10:30 a.m., St. Ann's Catholic, Long Grove.
Lee, Gary Dean, 54, Long Grove; 5 p.m., Runge, Davenport.
Mairet, Theresa, Davenport; 10 a.m., St. Anthony's Catholic, Davenport.
Rhodenbaugh, Mary T., 90, Silvis, formerly Sherrard; 11 a.m., Kirk, Huggins & Esterdahl, Orion.
Ryker, Russell S., 87, Rock Island; 11 a.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Shaw, Kenneth E., 92, Resthave, Morrison; 11 a.m., Bosma-Renkes, Morrison.
Sibley, Virginia Florence, 97, Rock Falls, formerly Prophetstown; 11 a.m., Riverside Cemetery, Prophetstown.
Wadsworth, Lucille E., 83, Davenport; 10 a.m., Runge, Davenport.

















 



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