Deaths, April 10, 2013

Posted Online: April 09, 2013, 4:43 pm
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Allardyce, Frances "Pauline," 90, Moline; DeRoo, Moline.
Bengston, Dorothy M., 88, Kewanee; Vandemore, Geneseo.
Brandom, Mark E., 55, East Moline; Esterdahl, Moline.
Brockrogge, Verne, 83, Lincoln, Ill., formerly Moline; Peasley, Lincoln.
Churuvia, Nick, 91; Van Hoe, East Moline.
Clark, Charles K., 76, Milan; Rafferty, Moline.
DePaepe, Ruth, 82, East Moline; Schroder, Silvis.
Funk, Carolyn, 78, formerly of Rock Island; Moss, Batavia, Ill.
Hansen, Robert R., 94, Davenport; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Joseph, Dorothy L., 89, Geneseo; Vandemore, Geneseo.
Kuberski, Marshall Joseph, 86, Wickenburg, Ariz.; Runge, Davenport.
Lueth, Betty A., 84, Moline; Esterdahl, Moline.
McGrath, Evelyn Edelen, 55, Davenport; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Millizer, Sean A., 22, Hazel, Ky.; J.H. Churchill, Murray, Ky.
Montenguise, Joseph Lynn, 50, Bettendorf; Runge, Davenport.
Pancrazio, Rosie M., 93, formerly Moline; Rafferty, Moline.
Pirkl, Rosalee A., 64, Milan; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Sexton, James, 48, Rock Island; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.


Local events heading

  Today is Monday, Sept. 15, the 258th day of 2014. There are 107 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: The Rock River Illinois conference of the Methodist Church will hold its annual sessions this week in this city. About 200 ministers are expected to attend.
1889 — 125 years ago: The Brush electric company had prepared a new schedule of rates to become effective Oct. 1, with slightly increased rates to consumers.
1914 — 100 years ago: The Rock Island Aerie of Eagles made plans for the laying of the cornerstone of a new $50,000 Eagles Home. W.C. Maucker is to be master of ceremonies.
1939 — 75 years ago: Col. Charles A. Lindbergh spoke on "America and Foreign War" in a neutrality debate over nation wide radio hook-up.
1964 — 50 years ago: Two awards of the National Safety council were presented to the city of Rock Island today at noon at a meeting held in the YWCA.
1989 — 25 years ago: The final tallies are not yet in for the summer 1989 Quad-Cities tourism season, but officials are expecting the number of visitors to the area to be at least as good as, if not better than, 1988.

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