Funerals, Feb. 12, 2013


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Posted Online: Feb. 11, 2013, 7:18 pm
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Anderson, Charles "Chuck" A., 82, Flower Mound, Texas, formerly Nekoma; 10 a.m., Rux, Galva.
Baraks Fuelling, Nellie, 98, Orion; 11 a.m., Trinity, Coal Valley.
Brown, Patricia "Pat" Ann, 72, Eldridge; 11 a.m., St. Ann's Catholic, Long Grove.
Hovey, Bernice M., 96, Rock Island; 11 a.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Lambin, Edward V. "Ed," 84, Geneseo; 10:30 a.m., First Presbyterian, Geneseo.
Lankford, Billy H., 73, Fulton; 11:30 a.m., Second Reformed, Fulton.
McCoy, Janice L., 63, Davenport; 10 a.m., McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.
McGrath, Patrick, 77, Davenport; 10 a.m., Holy Family Catholic, Davenport.
Morgan, Ivan G., 70, Bettendorf; 6 p.m., Runge, Davenport.
Smallwood, Don C., 84, Carbon Cliff; 10 a.m., Schroder, Colona.
Sneath, Ronald L., 58, Milan; 10 a.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Milan.
Stewart, Lyle J., 84, Kewanee; 11 a.m., St. Francis of Assisi Catholic, Kewanee.
Stoye-Hodson, Linda Lee, 67, Rock Island; 1 p.m., Hodgson, Rock Island.

















 



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