Funerals, May 8, 2013

Posted Online: May 07, 2013, 5:00 pm
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Brown, William "Bill" A., Bettendorf; 10 a.m., First Assembly of God, Bettendorf.
Johnson, Darlene L., 84, Geneseo; 11 a.m., Vandemore, Geneseo.
Kandis, Frances M., 87, East Moline; 10 a.m., Assumption Greek Orthodox, East Moline.
Martinez, Frank Jr., 68, Davenport, formerly of Fremont, Calif.; 6:30 p.m., Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Norvell, Mona E., 83, Davenport; 11 a.m. Rock Island National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. Meet by 10:30 a.m. at Weerts, Davenport.
Petersen, Kathlyn M., 85, Davenport; 11:15 a.m., Kahl Home, Davenport.
Ricketts, Cheryl Janet, 85, Davenport and Bettendorf; 10 a.m., St. John Vianney Catholic, Bettendorf.
Rinella, Francis S. "Fran," 95, Kewanee; 10 a.m., St. Mary Catholic, Kewanee.


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  Today is Tuesday, Sept, 30, the 273rd day of 2014. There are 92 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: The ARGUS Boys are very anxious to attend the great Democratic mass meeting tomorrow and we shall therefore, print no paper on the day.
1889 — 125 years ago: H.J. Lowery resigned from his position as manager at the Harper House.
1914 — 100 years ago: Curtis & Simonson was the name of a new legal partnership formed by two younger members of the Rock Island County Bar. Hugh Cyrtis and Devore Simonson..
1939 — 75 years ago: Harry Grell, deputy county clerk was named county recorder to fill the vacancy caused by a resignation.
1964 — 50 years ago: A new world wide reader insurance service program offering around the clock accident protection for Argus subscribers and their families is announced today.
1989 — 25 years ago: Tomato plant and other sensitive greenery may have had a hard time surviving overnight as temperatures neared the freezing point.

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