Funerals for Monday, April 8, 2013

Posted Online: April 07, 2013, 7:48 pm
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Monday, April 8

Albrecht, Delmar, 78, Urbandale, Iowa; 11 a.m., Faith Lutheran, Eldridge.
Anselmi, Melody Ann, 55, Rock Island; 1 p.m., Holy Cross Lutheran, Moline.
Dunbar, Frank C. Jr., 72, Hillsdale; 10 a.m., Sullivan-Ellis, East Moline.
Jackson, Blendina "Blondie" A., 95, Lynn Center; 10:30 a.m., Mary, Our Lady of Peace Catholic, Orion.
Rasso, Daniel "D.J.," 85, Campbell's Island, East Moline; 10 a.m., St. Anne Catholic, East Moline.
Taets, Elvera L., 92, Geneseo, formerly Annawan; 10 a.m., St. Anthony's Catholic, Atkinson.


Local events heading

  Today is Friday, April 18, the 108th day of 2014. There are 257 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: A new steamer, Keithsburg, now is at our levee taking on board the balance of her fixtures preparatory to assuming her position on the daily Rock Island and Keokuk line.
1889 -- 125 years ago: C.W. Hawes was appointed deputy county clerk by county clerk Donaldson.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Mrs. O.E. child, of Moline, was named president of the Women's Home Missionary Society of the Methodist Church Rock Island District of the Central Illinois conference.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Augustana College is making plans for a drive for funds to erect a field house and make football field improvements.
1964 -- 50 years ago: A expanded election coverage system featuring a 16-foot chalkboard showing up to the minute running totals, attracted a large and enthusiastic crowd to The Argus newsroom last night.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Balloons frame Rock Island attorney Stewart Winstein who was given a surprise party in the rotunda of the Rock Island County Courthouse on Thursday to honor his 50th year of practicing law.

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