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Norman G Marks
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Birth: May 30, 1922
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 18, 1978
Churchill
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

Liturgical services for Norman G. Marks, a nationally known bridge designer, will be offered in St. John Fisher Catholic Church, Lewin Lane, Churchill at 10 a.m. tomorrow. Mr. Marks, 56, of 217 Thornberry Dr, Churchill, died Sunday (June 18) at his residence. Mr. Marks, a civil engineer, was a partner in the firm of richardson, Gordon Associates, Downtown. He was responsible for the design and plans of the Interstate 79 bridge over the Ohio River at Neville Island and the I-121 bridge over the Missouri River at Sioux City, Iowa and the I-476 bridge over the Ohio River at Wheeling. Mr. Marks was active in the research and development of the Westinghouse Transit Expressway system installation at the Tampa and Seattle-Tacoma airports and for the systems under construction at the Miami and Atlanta Airports. A native of Vandergrift, Westmoreland County, and a World War II Army veteran, he graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in civil engineering in 1948. He was associated with Richardson Gordon for 30 years and was a registered professional engineer in eight states. Mr. Marks was a member of the American Transportation and Road Builders Association, American Society of Civil Engineers, American Welding Society, Association of Bridge Construction and Design and American Institute of Steel Construction. He was a member of the Churchill Valley Country Club. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Herr; a son Richard N. Marks; two daughters, Ann Marie Miller and Gail Smith; a brother, Dr. Claude Marks; four sisters, Ethel Hersh, Irene Cadamy, Virginia Greer and Nancy King, and two grandchildren. Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Maurice L. Knee, Ltd., 800 center, Wilkinsburg. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Greenfield. - Pittsburgh Post Gazette, June 21, 1978. 
 
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  Elizabeth C Herr Marks (1924 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 20, Lot 405
 
Created by: Sally Emerson
Record added: May 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90765580
Norman G Marks
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