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Rosie Pancrazio


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Posted Online: April 09, 2013, 4:43 pm
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Rosie M. Pancrazio, 93, formerly of Moline, passed away Monday, April 8, 2013, at Illini Restorative Care, Silvis.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be 9:30 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at Sacred Heart Church, Moline. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Rafferty Funeral Home, 2111 1st St. A, Moline, with an Altar and Rosary Society rosary at 4 p.m. Entombment will be at St. Mary's Cemetery, East Moline. Memorials can be made to Seton School.
Rosie was born Jan. 11, 1920, in Streepyville, Iowa, the daughter of John and Angelina Padavich Kopatich. She married Michael Pancrazio on Aug. 3, 1939, in Centerville.
Rosie worked at the Rock Island County Sheriff's Office as a correctional officer.
Rosie was a member of Sacred Heart Church, Moline, Altar and Rosary Society, County Retirees, Croatian Crest Club, Moline, Pastoral Care at the church and a member of the Resurrection Choir. She enjoyed volunteering to help send out church mailings and helping with the funeral luncheons.
Survivors include her sons, James (Dixie) Pancrazio, Moline, John (Annie) Pancrazio, Mesa, Ariz., Michael (Sherry) Pancrazio, Davenport, and Ed (Sheryl) Pancrazio, Centerville, Iowa; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren.
Condolences may be left at RaffertyFunerals.com.












 




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1889 — 125 years ago: The Rock Island Arsenal dam was being constructed under the supervision of Charles Frances, of Lowell, Mass.
1914 — 100 years ago: Mrs. Frank Mixer, of Rock Island, was the winner of the final preliminary for the women's handicap golf cup at Rock Island arsenal links.
1939 — 75 years ago: Sixteen hundred persons — many from war-fearful Europe — arrived in New York aboard the German liner Bremen. For two days on the trip, passengers were cut off from the world with both incoming and outgoing radio messages banned.
1964 — 50 years ago: Police reported five youths have been involved in the theft of about seven cars in recent weeks. Three of the youths were arrested Saturday afternoon, one was in custody as the result of a previous arrest, and the fifth is expected to be arrested today.
1989 — 25 years ago: The Rock Island/Milan School Board is asking the city to tear down Franklin School and allow the school district to pay back the estimated $100,00 cost during 10 years.






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