|Birth: ||Mar. 11, 1934|
|Death: ||Jul. 22, 2008|
From the July 24, 2008 edition of the Dubuque Telegraph Herald
James Dean Garlow, 74, of 1822 Flat Iron Ave., Iowa City, formerly of Dubuque, died Tuesday, July 22, 2008, at his residence.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 26, at Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service, Iowa City, where friends may call after 10 a.m. Saturday. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery, Iowa City.
He was born on March 11, 1934, in Manchester, son of Dean and Margaret Garlow. He graduated from Dubuque Senior High School in 1957.
James joined the Army while in high school. He served his country during the Korean conflict and was in the Army for nine years.
In the mid-1980s, he met Majorie E. Snyder. They were married in 1987, in Nashua at the Little Brown Church.
He worked for Evergreen Packaging, formerly Cherry-Burrell, for 30 years.
James was a member of the American Legion Post 17.
He had many hobbies from woodworking to fishing and gardening.
Surviving family are his wife, Majorie E., of Iowa City; three sons, Lynn (Margaret) Garlow-Scott, of Scottsdale, Ariz., Clay Garlow, of Independence, Iowa, and Ashley Garlow, of Marion; daughter, Gayla Garlow, of California; three step-daughters, Christine Schomberg, Sherri (Michael) Schomberg, both of Iowa City, and Lori Schomberg, of Dallas; grandchildren, Dustin (Calla), Nathan, Cameo, Amber, Janae, Jake, Autumn and Emma Jean; five great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Linda Hirsch and Judy Schiessel.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother-in-law.
Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
Record added: Jul 24, 2008
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