Funerals today, Thursday, July 3, 2014

Posted Online: July 02, 2014, 5:45 pm
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Albert, Rex T., 62, Blue Grass; 1 p.m., Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Bullock, Sandra Kay "Sandy," 60, Colona; 10:30 a.m., Esterdahl, Moline.
Goodwin, James E. "Jim," 89, Port Byron; 11 a.m., First United Methodist, Port Byron.
Holmes, Mark Alan, 52, Hermosa Beach, Calif.; 11 a.m., Greenview Memorial Gardens, East Moline.
Hughes, Elaine Idell Rose, 90, Bettendorf; 2 p.m., McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.
Jackson, Frances, 102, Peoria, Ill., formerly Kewanee; 11 a.m., Schueneman-Tumbleson, Kewanee.
Jones, Rachel I., 83, Davenport; 2 p.m., Runge, Davenport.
Kennedy, Audrey L., 74, Eldridge; 10 a.m., Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Lahti, Theodore R. "Ted," 74, Pleasant Valley; 11 a.m., McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.
Larrison, Edgar Lee, 79, Hampton, East Moline, Lakeland, Fla.; 11 a.m., Sullivan-Ellis, East Moline.
Liebbe, Jean M., 91, Davenport; 2 p.m., Cunnick-Collins, Davenport.
Sparbel, Charles E., 89, Davenport; 2 p.m., Weerts, Davenport.
Stiles, Kathryn "Kay," 84, Davenport; 11 a.m., Edwards Congregational UCC, Davenport.
Sutton, Donald D., 74, Kewanee; 1:30 p.m., Pleasant View Cemetery, Kewanee.
VanOpdorp, Louann, 59, Geneseo, formerly Atkinson; 10:30 a.m., St. Malachy Catholic, Geneseo.
Young, Jane, 85, Hampton; 2:30 p.m., Cordova Cemetery.


Local events heading

  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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