flag image
Lake Geneva Chiropractic

Obituaries

John R. Powers

Died: Thursday, January 17, 2013
Age: 67
John R. Powers, 67, Lake Geneva, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at his residence. Services at 5 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 20, at the Chapel on the Hill. Visitation from 2 p.m. until the time of services at the church. The Steinke Funeral Home, Lake Geneva, assisted the family with arrangements.

Comments ()
spacer
Community Bank
Site Search

Obituary Search
spacer
Regional News
Young Auditorium
LAKE GENEVA AREA REALTY
October
arrow
S M T W T F S
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
Born October 24th
1788: Sarah Josepha Hale, magazine editor and poet whose book Poems for Our Children included Mary Had a Little Lamb (the first words to be recorded in sound)
1904: Moss Hart, American playwright who, with George S. Kaufman, wrote plays such as You Can't Take it with You and The Man who came to Dinner.
1911: Sonny Terry, blues performer.
1923: Denise Levertov, English poet.
1929: George Henry Crumb, American composer.
October 24th
in history
1916: Henry Ford awards equal pay to women. Industrialist Henry Ford helped lead American war production with the gigantic facility at Willow Run.
1917: The Austro-German army routs the Italian army at Caporetto, Italy.
1929: Black Thursday--the first day of the stock market crash which began the Great Depression.
1931: Al (Alphonse) Capone, the prohibition-era Chicago gangster, is sent to prison for tax evasion.
1934: Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, called Mahatma or Great Soul, resigns from Congress in India.