Ron and Carolyn Anderson Anniversary


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Posted Online: Feb. 28, 2013, 9:30 am
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Ron and Carolyn Anderson, East Moline, celebrated their 50th anniversary with a family dinner on Feb. 10.
On Saturday, Feb. 16, the day of their anniversary, they celebrated at the Fireside Theater in Ft. Atkinson, Wisconsin. The performance was "Sizzlin '60s."
The couple was married Feb. 16, 1963, at St. Philomeno Catholic Church, Glenburn, N.D.
Carolyn grew up in the Glenburn area. Ron was in the Air Force at Minot, N.D. He was from Moline and they have lived in Moline for 48 years.
They have three children, James (Lisa), Omaha, Neb.; Sharon, Dubuque, Iowa; and Douglas (Heather), Coal Valley.They have five grandchildren, Joshua and Tyler Zurn, Katie, Emma and Maddie Anderson.












 




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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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