Henrietta Justus


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Posted Online: March 25, 2013, 6:27 pm
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Henrietta Justus, 101, formerly of Chicago, died Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Bickford Cottage in Moline.
Private services will be held.
Survivors include nieces, Leslie Stange-Crotty, Joyce Felgar, Jacquelyn Fitzpatrick and Kathleen Trevor, all of Moline, and Sandra Bouchareb, of Honolulu, Hawaii.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Benjamin H. Emistad.
Online condolences may be sent at wendtfuneralhome.com.












 



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