Funerals today, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013

Posted Online: Feb. 26, 2013, 4:35 pm
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Clark, Rose M., 76, Joplin, Mo., formerly Fulton; 10:30 a.m., Bosma-Renkes, Fulton.
Dunahugh, Dr. Mark D., 49, Bettendorf; 10:30 a.m., St. John Vianney Catholic, Bettendorf.
Merema, Hazel M., 99, Resthave, Morrison; 2 p.m., Bosma-Renkes, Morrison.
Reyna, Evelyn, 91, formerly East Moline; 10 a.m., St. Anne Catholic, East Moline.
Stevers, Georgia H., 82, Moline; 10 a.m., Sunset Lawn Cemetery, Harrisburg, Ill.
Suiter, Rosemary, 79, LeClaire; 11 a.m., McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.
Webb, William Mark James, 62, Davenport; 10 a.m., Our Lady of Victory, Davenport.


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  Today is Wednesday, April 16, the 106th day of 2014. There are 259 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: Yesterday some bold thief stole a full bolt of calico from a box in front of Wadsworth's store, where it was on exhibition.
1889 -- 125 years ago: A team belonging to Peter Priese got away from its driver and made a mad run across the Rock Island Bridge. The driver was thrown from his seat but not hurt.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Carlton Taylor was appointed district deputy grand master for the 14th
Masonic District of Illinois.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Moline's million dollar municipal airport was dedicated to air transportation and the national defense by Lt. Gov. John Stelle.
1964 -- 50 years ago: THE ARGUS will be election headquarters for Rock Island County tomorrow night, and the public is invited to watch the operation. The closing of the polls at 6 p.m. will mark the start of open house in the newsroom. Visitors will see staff members receiving, tabulating and posting returns.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Few bricks actually tumbled, but no one seemed to mind as about 1,000 people gathered to celebrate the formal start of demolition at the site of a downtown civic center.

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