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Max Alden Marks

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Max Alden Marks

Birth
Stockton, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA
Death
19 Dec 2013 (aged 88)
Stockton, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA
Burial
Stockton, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA GPS-Latitude: 42.3564185, Longitude: -89.9993948
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Published in The Journal-Standard from Dec. 20 to Dec. 21, 2013

MAX A. MARKS, 88 STOCKTON - Max A. Marks, 88, of Stockton died December, 19, 2013, at the Stockton Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center.

He was born May, 29, 1929, in Stockton; the son of the late Rolland and Lela (Westaby) Marks. He married Ruth Buschendorf on April 17, 1954, Max served in the US Army during WWII. He had farmed all of his life and had worked in a sawmill, Savanna Army Depot, Structo Mfg. in Freeport and was a talented mechanic. He was a member of the Stockton American Legion & VFW. He enjoyed reading, NASCAR fan pulling for the Fords and watching Billy Graham every Sunday.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth of Stockton; 2 nephews, Steve Marks of Galena and Nelson Marks of Stockton. He was preceded in death by his parents and 2 brothers, Dale and Ronald. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, December 21, 2013, at the Hermann Funeral Home in Stockton where visitation will be 1 hour before. Burial will be in Ladies Union Cemetery. Memorial fund has been established. Condolences and remembrances can be left for the family at hermannfuneralhome.com.



Published in The Journal-Standard from Dec. 20 to Dec. 21, 2013

MAX A. MARKS, 88 STOCKTON - Max A. Marks, 88, of Stockton died December, 19, 2013, at the Stockton Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center.

He was born May, 29, 1929, in Stockton; the son of the late Rolland and Lela (Westaby) Marks. He married Ruth Buschendorf on April 17, 1954, Max served in the US Army during WWII. He had farmed all of his life and had worked in a sawmill, Savanna Army Depot, Structo Mfg. in Freeport and was a talented mechanic. He was a member of the Stockton American Legion & VFW. He enjoyed reading, NASCAR fan pulling for the Fords and watching Billy Graham every Sunday.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth of Stockton; 2 nephews, Steve Marks of Galena and Nelson Marks of Stockton. He was preceded in death by his parents and 2 brothers, Dale and Ronald. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, December 21, 2013, at the Hermann Funeral Home in Stockton where visitation will be 1 hour before. Burial will be in Ladies Union Cemetery. Memorial fund has been established. Condolences and remembrances can be left for the family at hermannfuneralhome.com.




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  • Created by: jbpfab
  • Added: Dec 20, 2013
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/121961505/max_alden-marks: accessed ), memorial page for Max Alden Marks (29 May 1925–19 Dec 2013), Find a Grave Memorial ID 121961505, citing Ladies Union Cemetery, Stockton, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA; Maintained by jbpfab (contributor 47363886).