Funerals today, Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013


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Posted Online: Jan. 30, 2013, 6:54 pm
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Bolt, Richard L., 73, Swedona; 11 a.m., Green Rock Free Will Baptist, Colona.
Butler, Kobe Joe, infant son of Joseph Butler Jr. and Amber Reicks, Davenport; 2:30 p.m., Runge, Davenport.
Gende, Robert L. "Bob," 76, Carlyle, Ill.; 1 p.m., St. Anne Catholic, East Moline.
Grasso, Susan L., 59, Moline; 1 p.m., Moline Memorial Park.
Holladay, Dorothy I., 84, Milan; 6:30 p.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Milan.
Newberg, Arlington "Arlie" McCarl III, 70, Moline; 6:30 p.m., Esterdahl, Moline.
Peisch, Patricia L. "Pat," 75, Davenport; 10 a.m., St. Anthony's Catholic, Davenport.
Schafer, Diane Lois, 70, Rock Island; 11 a.m., Esterdahl, Moline.
Taber, Patience Delight, 33, Washington, Ill.; 11 a.m., Northminster Presbyterian, Peoria, Ill.

















 



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