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Dean L. Marshall

May 15, 2017
Dean L. Marshall

BURLINGTON — Dean Lowe Marshall, 91, of Iowa City and formerly of Burlington, died Friday, May 12, 2017, in Country View Senior Living in North Liberty.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m., Monday, May 15, at Lunning Chapel in Burlington. The Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, May 16, at Ss. Mary and Patrick Catholic Church in West Burlington. The Rev. Marty Goetz will be the celebrant, and the Rev. Mike Phillips the concelebrant. The Des Moines County Resurrection Choir will provide music. Burial will be in Columbus City Cemetery. Memorials have been established for Hope Haven, Ss. Mary and Patrick Catholic Church, and the Alzheimer’s Association.

Mr. Marshall was born July 30, 1925, in Columbus Junction, the son of Dwight and E. Beatrice (Lowe) Marshall. He married Margaleen Ann Redlinger on July 29, 1950, in Washington.

He graduated from Columbus High School. He received a B.A. degree from Cornell College at Mount Vernon, and an M.A. degree in history, political science and English from the University of Iowa in Iowa City. He taught history and English at Letts High School, Olds High School, and at Burlington Senior High School. He was later employed as a teller with Farmers and Merchants Bank for five years. In 1959 he qualified as a Securities Salesman and won many awards from his efforts in this field. He retired in 2005. He was a member of St. Patrick’s Church in Iowa City, and a former member of Ss. Mary and Patrick Catholic Church in West Burlington. He enjoyed sports, especially the Cubs and the Hawkeyes; crossword puzzles; reading books; and in later years watching his grandchildren participate in sports.

Surviving are his wife; one son, Gregory of Coralville; two daughters, Susan Pflum and husband Randy of Burlington, and Julie Lee and husband David of Woodbury, Minnesota; and five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.


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