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09/30/2014, 9:27 am Robert "Bob" Swartz, 92, of Davenport, died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Memorial services ...
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09/30/2014, 9:27 am Andrew "Andy" Clayton Speer, 62, of Pleasant Valley, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. ...
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09/30/2014, 9:27 am Norma Schmidt, 67, of Princeton, Iowa, passed away Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Arrangements ...
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09/30/2014, 9:27 am Virginia "Tudy" Pohlmeyer, 71, Davenport, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Kahl Home, Davenport. Services are 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at ...
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09/30/2014, 9:27 am Marty Guilfoyle, 66, of Bettendorf, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, ...
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09/30/2014, 9:27 am Barbara J. Connelly, 65, of Davenport, died Sept. 24, 2014, at Genesis West, Davenport. Services are 11:30 a.m. Monday at ...
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09/30/2014, 9:27 am Richard W. Concannon, 82, of Davenport, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at Davenport Lutheran Home. Arrangements are pending at ...
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09/30/2014, 9:27 am Marilyn "Boots" Bohling, 79, of Davenport, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral ...
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09/30/2014, 9:27 am Lauretta Thompson, 96, of Viola, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at St. Anthony's Nursing and Rehab, Rock Island. Services are ...
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09/30/2014, 9:26 am Dorothy M. Moyers, 90, of Colona, passed away Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at her home. Services will be private. Dorothy ...
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09/30/2014, 9:26 am Doris Lucan McCracken Melton, 97, of Rio, passed into the arms of the Lord at 11:35 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, ...
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09/30/2014, 9:26 am Benjamin F. "Benjie" Childs, 56, of Aledo, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center in Aledo. Services are ...
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09/30/2014, 9:26 am Arnold A. Betcher, 93, of Annawan, passed away Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, East Campus, Davenport. A ...
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09/30/2014, 9:26 am James J. Beert, 70, of Coal Valley, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Funeral ...
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09/30/2014, 9:26 am Betty P. Weathersby, 71, of Rock Island, passed away Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at Unity Point Health - Trinity Rock ...
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09/30/2014, 9:26 am Robert "Bobby" W. Morse, 69, of Rock Island, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at home. Funeral services will be held ...
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09/30/2014, 9:26 am Mary Ellen Sorensen, 93, of Moline, passed away Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. Mass of Christian ...
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09/30/2014, 9:26 am Barbara Cramer Lundahl, 83, of Moline, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at ...
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09/30/2014, 9:26 am Barbara L. Jewell, 65, of Moline, passed away Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. Graveside services will ...
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09/30/2014, 9:26 am Richard H. Ketelsen, 86, of Milan, passed away Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, at his home. A private family service will ...
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09/30/2014, 9:13 am Robert L. Wysoske, 98, of Davenport, died Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at Good Samaritan, Davenport. Services are 10 a.m. Wednesday ...
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09/30/2014, 9:13 am Daniel E. Spears, 78, of Davenport, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in his home. Per his request, cremation rites were ...
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09/30/2014, 9:13 am Constance M. McComber, 72, formerly of Park View, passed away Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. Arrangements are pending at Runge Mortuary, ...
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09/30/2014, 9:13 am Gerald L. "Jerry" Welbourne, 75, of Prophetstown, died Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Bosma-Gibson ...
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09/30/2014, 9:13 am Carolyn R. Zboray Riney, 68, of Hillsdale, passed away Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, Silvis. Visitation will ...
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09/30/2014, 9:13 am Ila Mae Riddell, 95, of Aledo, passed away Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at Genesis Senior Living in Aledo. Services will ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Marvin Erickson, 82, of Sherrard, died on Sept. 27, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. Private family services have taken ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Daniel T. DeBacker Jr., 22, of Orion, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at the University of Iowa Hospitals ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Ronald F. Burns, 77, of Las Cruces, N.M., formerly of Kewanee, passed away Sept. 12, 2014. Cremation has been accorded. ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Vernon R. "Vern" Adkins, 81, of Kewanee, died Sept. 16, 2014, at Presence Cor Mariae Center, Rockford, Ill. Cremation was ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Andrew Scott "Andy" Adams, 21, of Orion, formerly of Geneseo, passed away Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Deborah Covault, 61, of Silvis, died Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, at her home. Arrangements pending at Schroder Mortuary, Silvis. ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Donald E. Peterson, 74, of Coal Valley, died on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. Arrangements are ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Joanne White, 61, of East Moline, died Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, Silvis. Funeral services will be ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Carol A. Keller, 67, of Rock Island, died Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, at St. Anthony's Nursing and Rehab Center, Rock ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am On Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at 5:33 a.m., God called the lovely, Mrs. Mary Phyllis Johnson from labor to rest. ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Chranda L. Eggleston, 35, of Rock Island, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. Services ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Maggie B. Anderson, 74, of Rock Island, was released from her earthly body on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at UnityPoint ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Stephen Lee Riggens, 69, of Magnolia, Texas, born and raised in Moline, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014. ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Alva "Ernie" Ernest Fogle Jr., 90, of Moline, entered heaven late Saturday evening, Sept. 27, 2014. He passed away at ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Darald D. Eller, 88, of Moline, died Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, at home. Funeral services will be held at 11 ...
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09/30/2014, 9:12 am Edward Robert Green, 81, of Kissimmee, Fla., formerly of Milan, died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, at his home. A memorial ...
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09/29/2014, 6:58 pm Burns, Ronald F., 77, Las Cruces, N.M., formerly Kewanee; Rux, Kewanee. Covault, Deborah, 61, Silvis; Schroder, Silvis. DeBacker, Daniel ...
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09/29/2014, 6:58 pm Beert, James J., 70, Coal Valley; 10 a.m., St. Maria Goretti Catholic, Coal Valley. Concannon, Richard W., 82, Davenport; ...
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09/29/2014, 6:57 pm Beert, James J., 70, Coal Valley; 10 a.m., St. Maria Goretti Catholic, Coal Valley. Concannon, Richard W., 82, Davenport; ...
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09/28/2014, 8:14 pm Adams, Andrew Scott, 21, Orion, formerly of Geneseo; Vandemore, Geneseo. Ashby, Dorothy A., 86, Davenport; Runge, Davenport. Brissman, Bob, ...
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09/28/2014, 8:14 pm Betcher, Arnold A., 93, Annawan; 10 a.m., Sacred Heart Catholic, Annawan. Childs, Benjamin F. "Benjie," 56, Aledo; 2 p.m., ...
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09/28/2014, 8:14 pm Robert L. Wysoske, 98, of Davenport, died Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at Good Samaritan Nursing Home, Davenport. Arrangements are pending ...
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09/28/2014, 8:42 pm Mary Wynette Sneed, 78, of Davenport, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family and friends Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at ...
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09/28/2014, 8:14 pm Martin S. Guilfoyle, 66, a resident of Bettendorf, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at his home following a sudden illness. ...
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09/28/2014, 8:14 pm Dorothy A. Ashby, 86, of Davenport, passed away Sept. 20, 2014, at Genesis East, Davenport. Cremation will be accorded. Graveside ...
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09/28/2014, 8:14 pm Thomas E. Williams Sr., 92, of Beaver-Falls, Pa., formerly of Annawan, passed away Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at the Blair ...
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09/28/2014, 8:14 pm Bernard H. Huizenga, 77, of Geneseo, passed away Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at Good Samaritan Village, Geneseo. Funeral arrangements are ...
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09/28/2014, 8:14 pm James Eipper, 84, of Geneseo, passed away Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at Good Samaritan Village, Geneseo. Funeral arrangements are pending ...
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09/28/2014, 8:13 pm Griffin Thomas Chaney was born on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, at 5:27 a.m. at St. Joseph Hospital in Bloomington, Ill., ...
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09/28/2014, 8:13 pm Andrew Scott Adams, 21, of Orion, formerly of Geneseo, passed away Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center East, ...
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09/28/2014, 8:13 pm Bob Brissman, of East Moline, passed away peacefully on Sept. 27, 2014, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa ...
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09/28/2014, 8:13 pm June M. Hedquist, 86, of Rock Island, passed away Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at Friendship Manor, Rock Island. Services will ...
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09/28/2014, 8:13 pm David K. Hines, 58, of Moline, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, Silvis. Services are 11 a.m. ...
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09/28/2014, 8:13 pm A. Ernest "Ernie" Fogle, 90, of Moline, died Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at Heartland Health Care Center, Moline. Arrangements are ...
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09/27/2014, 6:06 pm No funerals are scheduled today in the Quad-Cities. ...
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09/27/2014, 6:05 pm Anderson, Maggie B., 74, Rock Island; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island. Erickson, Marvin, 82, Sherrard; Kirk, Huggins and Esterdahl, Orion. Henderson, ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Andrew "Andy" Clayton Speer, 62, of Pleasant Valley, died Sept. 25, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Inurnment ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Norma J. Schmidt, 67, of Princeton, Iowa, formerly of Andrew, Iowa, died Sept. 26, 2014. Cremation will be accorded and ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Services for Virginia "Tudy" Pohlmeyer, 71, of Davenport, are 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Davenport, with visitation noon ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Bernadette J. "Bernie" Krug, 87, of Bettendorf, died Sept. 25, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Services will ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Kathryn J. Korch, 88, of Davenport, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Cunnick-Collins Mortuary ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Funeral services for Willie M. Henderson, 83, of Davenport will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Third Missionary Baptist Church, Davenport, ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Graveside services for Richard W. Concannon, 82, of Davenport, are 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Rock Island National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Lauretta Marie Thompson, 96, longtime resident of Viola, passed away Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at St. Anthony's Nursing and Rehab, ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Ila M. Riddell, 95, of Aledo, died Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at Genesis Senior Living, Aledo. Arrangements are pending at ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Marvin Erickson, 82, of Sherrard, died Saturday, Sept. 2,76, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. Arrangements are pending at Kirk, ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm James J. Beert, 70, of Coal Valley, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Services ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Leo C. Walz Sr. passed away on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at Hope Creek Care Center, East Moline. Funeral services ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Betty P. Weathersby, 71, of Rock Island, passed away Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. Services are ...
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09/27/2014, 6:27 pm David A. Thonn, 87, of Rock Island, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Friendship Manor, Rock Island. A memorial service ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Helen Louise Finch Sedrel, of Rock Island, died Sunday, Sept. 21, at age 98. A memorial service will be held ...
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09/27/2014, 6:04 pm Mary P. Johnson, of Rock Island, died Saturday, Sept. 27. Arrangements are pending at Orr's Mortuary, Rock Island. ...
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09/27/2014, 6:03 pm Maggie B. Anderson, 74, of Rock Island, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. Arrangements are pending ...
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09/27/2014, 6:03 pm Blanche M. Studeny, 95, formerly of Moline, passed away on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Illini Restorative Care, Silvis. Funeral ...
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09/27/2014, 6:03 pm Mary Ellen Sorensen, 93, of Moline, longtime resident of Chicago, passed away Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at UnityPoint Health–Trinity Rock ...
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09/27/2014, 6:03 pm Janice E. Schardt, 74, of 3460 Starlite Drive, formerly of East Dubuque, Ill., and the Quad-Cities, passed away at 7:45 ...
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09/27/2014, 6:03 pm David K. Hines, 58, of Moline, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, Silvis. Funeral arrangements are pending ...
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09/27/2014, 6:03 pm Orville A. Shields, 85, of Milan, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. Memorial services will be ...
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09/26/2014, 11:01 pm Beert, James J., 70, Coal Valley; Trimble, Coal Valley. Betcher, Arnold A., 93, Annawan; Vandemore, Atkinson. Bohling, Marilyn "Boots," ...
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09/26/2014, 11:01 pm Anderson, Janice M., 86, Lynn Center; 10:30 a.m., Grace Lutheran, Ophiem. Carlson, Vivian Lucille, 95, Davenport; 11 a.m., Grace ...
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09/26/2014, 9:08 am Daniel E. Spears, 78, of Davenport, passed away Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at home. Arrangements are pending at Runge Mortuary, ...
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09/26/2014, 9:08 am Marjorie L. Paulsen, 95, of Davenport, died Sept. 23, 2014. Services are 10 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Victory ...
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09/26/2014, 9:08 am Services for Juan Nuci, 87, of Davenport, are 1 p.m. Saturday at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport, with visitation following services until 3 ...
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09/26/2014, 9:08 am James Allen Cave, 54, of Davenport, died Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, at his home. Services will be private. McGinnis-Chambers Funeral ...
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09/26/2014, 9:08 am Janet L. Leverette, 58, of Galva, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at her home. Services are 11 a.m. Monday at ...
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09/26/2014, 9:07 am James P. Furlong, 71, formerly of Oswego, Ill., died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, at Pleasant View Nursing and Rehab, Morrison. ...
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09/26/2014, 9:07 am Benjamin F. "Benjie" Childs, 56, of Aledo, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, Aledo. Arrangements are pending ...
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09/26/2014, 9:07 am Phyllis J. Miller, 81, of Mercy Living Center North, Clinton, Iowa, formerly of Albany, died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, at ...
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09/26/2014, 9:07 am Edward "Ed" Peet, 87, of Chadwick, formerly of Rock Island, died Sunday, Sept. 22, 2014, in Sterling, Ill. Cremation rites ...
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09/26/2014, 9:07 am Stella Nocek, of Rock Island, formerly of Chicago, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, at Heartland Health Care Center, ...
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09/26/2014, 9:07 am Robert Morse, 69, of Rock Island, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at home. Arrangements are pending at Esterdahl Mortuary & ...
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09/26/2014, 9:07 am Justin Nelson, 42, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. He was living and working in Moline as a cable ...
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09/26/2014, 9:07 am Barbara L. Jewell, 65, of Moline, passed away Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at UnityPoint Health - Trinity Rock Island. Arrangements ...
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09/26/2014, 9:07 am Thomas "Tom" Gemignani, 65, of Houston, Texas, passed away Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, peacefully at home. Funeral services will be ...
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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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