Funerals today, Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013


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Posted Online: Feb. 15, 2013, 7:25 pm
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Andrae Dryoel, Eugenia M., 93, East Moline, formerly Orion; 11 a.m., Mary, Our Lady of Peace Catholic, Orion.
Andress, E. Pauline, 91, Moline; 11 a.m., Aledo United Methodist.
Cox, Ellen H., 73, East Moline; 11 a.m., Schroder, Silvis.
Crummy, Jane, 91, Viola; 11 a.m., St. John's Catholic, Viola.
Haertjens, Nancy Jo, 52, Davenport; 10 a.m., Runge, Davenport.
James, Charles McCoy, 61, Arizona, formerly the Quad-Cities; 11 a.m., Esterdahl, Moline.
Kindelsperger Cooper, N. Jean, 80, formerly Lynn Center and Swedona; 3 p.m., Swedona Lutheran.
Moller, John, 73, Davenport; 11 a.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Ruggles, Ila M., 97, Rock Island, formerly Moline; 10:30 a.m., First Lutheran, Moline.
Schultz, L. Nadine, 84, formerly Davenport; 11 a.m., St. Paul the Apostle Catholic, Davenport.
Seamans, Ruth, 92, Tucson, Ariz.; 1 p.m., Farley, Estes and Dowdle, Battle Creek, Mich.
Trudell, Mary A., 75, Fremont, Calif., formerly Cambridge; 10:30 a.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Milan.
Waggoner, Regina "Jeanie" Hills, 59, Rock Island; 1 p.m., Hodgson, Rock Island.
Walker, Freddie Mae, 74, Moline; 4:30 p.m., Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Davenport.



















 



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