Deaths, Feb. 1, 2013


Share
Posted Online: Jan. 31, 2013, 7:43 pm
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story
Adams, Dorothy L., 85, formerly of Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Bunn, Mary L., 86, Bettendorf; McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.
Clark, T. Victor, 80, Davenport; Weerts, Davenport.
French, Betty J., 87, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Hughes, Dennis Michael, 61, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Lazar, Maxine Mae, 83, Streamwood, Ill., formerly Geneseo; Vandemore, Geneseo.
Lundeen, Elaine M., 90, formerly of Rock Island and Mesa, Ariz.
McLennan, Alma M., 96, Kewanee; Rux, Kewanee.
Patrick, Minnie L., 59, Davenport; Sullivan-Ellis, East Moline.
Rainey, Robert D., 85, Mission, Texas; Peterson-Wallin-Knox, Woodhull.
Reidy-Smith, Margaret Elizabeth, 86, Moline; Rafferty, Moline.
Savage, Amos, 97, Rock Island; Wendt, Moline.
Scales, Susan E., 61, Cambridge; Vandemore, Geneseo.
Szeker, Aladar "Al," 73, Davenport; Cunnick-Collins, Davenport.
Tuttle, Kirby J., 52, Silvis; Schroder, Silvis.

















 



Local events heading








  Today is Saturday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2014. There are 130 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Telegraph reports state that, about 6 o'clock on the evening of the 20th, Quantrill, with about 800 of his thieves and robbers, surrounded Lawrence, Kan., and burned it to the ground.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Newton Beer's production of "Lost in London," which had a successful run for three seasons, was presented at Harper's Theater.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The German army commanded by Fran Duke Albrecht of Wurtemburg defeated the French army at Neufchmtenu.
1939 -- 75 years ago: John Deere Harvester Works in East Moline is starting a four-story, $104,000 addition to the combine assembly building.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Short Hills Country Club held onto its lead yesterday despite a rally by host Davenport Country Club and claimed the team title in the Sunshine Cup golf series.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Quad-Citians can look forward to more excitement and fun at this year's Rock Island Labor Day parade at 9:30 a.m. Sept 4, say organizers. This years theme is "Celebrate Rock Island."






(More History)