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Marvin Owen Bird
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Birth: Dec. 21, 1932
Mercer County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 2005
Scott County
Iowa, USA

Marvin Bird, of Davenport, died Wednesday, September 14, 2005, at his home. Celebration of Life services will be 10 a.m. Monday, September 19, at Weerts Funeral Home, Davenport. Visitation will be 1-4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park. He was born December 21, 1932, in Eliza, Illinois, to Tony and Medridth (Richards) Bird. He served with the U.S. Navy during the Korean conflict. He married Della Doss on September 10, 1954, in Davenport. He was a Lead Man with Occidental Chemical Company, Buffalo, Iowa, retiring in 1997. He also worked as grounds keeper at the Credit Island Golf Course, Davenport. In addition to golfing, he enjoyed working in his yard. Survivors include his wife, Della; daughters, Debbie (Rick) Land, of Illinois, and Lori (Dan) Bingham and Joni (Keith) Chandler, all of Davenport; sons, Randy (Patty) Bird, of Bettendorf, Rick Bird, of Ohio, and Mark Bird and Todd (Jennifer) Bird, all of Davenport; 16 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; mother and stepfather, Medridth and Alvin Messenger; sisters, Jeanette, Carol and Judy; and brothers, Dale and Jerry Bird. He was preceded in death by brothers, Edger and Joseph. 
Family links: 
  Tony Bird (1908 - ____)
  Medrith Richards Messinger (1912 - 2012)
  Edgar Tony Bird (1931 - 1997)*
  Marvin Owen Bird (1932 - 2005)
  Jeanette Bird Peck (1934 - 2006)*
  Joseph Bing Bird (1938 - 1950)*
*Calculated relationship
Davenport Memorial Park
Scott County
Iowa, USA
Created by: June Welsch
Record added: Feb 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47849103
Marvin Owen Bird
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 Added: Mar. 12, 2012
Don't think of them as gone away, their journey has just begun. Life holds so many facets, this earth is only one. Just think of them as resting from the sorrows and the tears, in a place of warmth and comfort, where there are no days and no years. Think ...(Read more)
- June Welsch
 Added: Feb. 9, 2010

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