Martha M. Marmion, 76, Farmington, died Sunday afternoon, June 20, 1999, at Van Buren County Hospital, Keosauqua.

She was born November 27, 1922, at Farmington, the daughter of Ben F. and Florence M. Woodworth Marmion.

She enjoyed playing the piano and was a member of the Farmington Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, and two sisters.

Graveside rites and burial were held Wednesday, June 23 at the Farmington cemetery with Robert Hambright officiating.

Hofbauer Funeral Home, Farmington, is in charge of arrangements.

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Marion Melvin Marmion, 71, of Burlington, died at 10:35 a.m. Tuesday, March 30, 1999, at Burlington Medical Center.
Born June 9, 1927, in Farmington he was the son of Ben F. Marmion and Florence M. Woodruff Marmion. On June 28, 1947, he married  Verna M. McCarty.
He was a 1947 graduate of Farmington High School and was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He was a truck driver.
He was a member of Teamsters Union Local No. 135 of Burlington, Southeastern Community College Blackhawk Booster Club and Young's  Lake. He was of the Methodist faith.
Survivors include his wife; four sons, William Marmion of West Burlington, David Marmion of Burlington, Robert Marmion of Wever and Chris  Marmion of Memphis, Tennessee; two daughters, Judy Bridges of Burlington and Kathyrn Mennen of West Burlington; 14 grandchildren; six  great-grandchildren; one sister, Martha Marmion of Keosauqua.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and one sister.
The funeral service was Thursday, April 1, in Lunning Chapel, Burlington, with the Reverend David Mixon officiating. Burial was in Greenglade  Cemetery, Farmington, with military rites conducted by the American Legion of Farmington.
Memorials have been established for Young's Lake or to donor's choice.



Mrs. Robert(Clara V.)Marmion, 81, of Kit Carson, Colo., passed away March 7 in a Denver nursing home. She was a former Farmington  resident.

She was born March 5, 1893, at Plattsmout, Nebr., the daughter of William and Laura Mills. On March 21, 1915 she married Robert Marmion  in Colorado.

She is survived by four children, Beryl of Arleta, Calif., Floyd of Boulder, Colo., Erma Hollingshead and Eileen Kitzman, both of Denver, Colo.,  15 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband and one son, Keith.

The funeral service was held Monday afternoon in the United Methodist Church at Kit Carson. Burial was in the cemetery at Kit Carson.

21 Mar 1974
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Source: Van Buren Co IA Genealogy Society Obituary Books
Keosauqua Public Library, Keosauqua, IA.



Farmington native Charles L. Marmion, 57, Putnam, Ill., died on Friday, March 18, 1983, at Spring Valley, Ill.

He was born May 29, 1925, to Ben and Florence Woodworth Marmion. He married Olive Haff Feb. 26, 1947 at Farmington.

Mr. Marmion was an inspector for Caterpillar Tractor Company for 32 years. He was a World War II veteran.

Surviving are his wife; daughter, Elizabeth Jackson, Peoria, Ill.; son, Silas L. Marmion; four grandchildren; two sisters, Eula Huff, Keosauqua,  and Martha Marmion.

Funeral services were held at 1p.m. Monday, March 21, Farmington United Methodist Church, the Rev. James Rozendaal officiating. Burial  was at Green Glade Cemetery Farmington. A memorial was established to the American Cancer Fund.
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Source: Van Buren Co IA Genealogy Society Obituary Books
Keosauqua Public Library, Keosauqua, IA.



FRANK MARMION DEAD
WAS A WHOLESOME MAN

Age 85 Years, Native or Ireland,
Resided Near Farmington
All of His Life

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Frank Marmion lived within thirty miles of Farmington for over eighty years, and was always universally liked and respected.

Frank Marmion son of Michael and Margaret Marmion was born in Dublin Ireland September 19, 1848 and departed this life at Graham  hospital, Keokuk, May 10, 1934 at the age of 85 years, 7 months and 21 days. His parents brought him to America when he was 3 weeks  old, they settled in Ohio, and in 1863 they came to Clark county, Missouri. He had five brothers and two sisters who with his father and  mother have departed this life. He was united in marriage to Miss Lieu**na S. Stanley at Wayland, Missouri.

They located on a farm near St. Francisville, Mo. They were blessed with three daughters and two sons, Mrs. Geo. Medaris of Farmington,  Robert of Colorado, Benjamin of Farmington, Mrs. Francis Waste of Miami, Florida and Mrs. Annadale Ponte of Farmington.

His wife died July 18, 1912.

In 1900 they located on a farm near Farmington and in 1906 he located on the farm where he resided until his death.

He leaves 5 children, 19 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews to mourn his departure. He has been in  failing health on account of old age since January. He was in the hospital at Keokuk for 23 days. He has been a successful stock raiser and  has shipped stock to the Peoria market for 65 years. He told his child once he had plowed corn 72 years in succession.

He has been a man of high standing in the communities where he has lived and will be missed by his relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at his residence near Farmington Saturday May 12, 1934 at 2 p.m.. His body was placed in the Farmington  cemetery.

Funeral services were in charge of Rev. H.E. Butler.

Source: Newspaper unknown. Article located in Obituary collection at Keosauqua Public Library, Keosauqua, IA



Marion Melvin Marmion, 71, of Burlington, died at 10:35 a.m. Tuesday, March 30, 1999, at Burlington Medical Center.
Born June 9, 1927, in Farmington he was the son of Ben F. Marmion and Florence M. Woodruff Marmion. On June 28, 1947, he married  Verna M. McCarty.
He was a 1947 graduate of Farmington High School and was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He was a truck driver.
He was a member of Teamsters Union Local No. 135 of Burlington, Southeastern Community College Blackhawk Booster Club and Young's  Lake. He was of the Methodist faith.
Survivors include his wife; four sons, William Marmion of West Burlington, David Marmion of Burlington, Robert Marmion of Wever and Chris  Marmion of Memphis, Tennessee; two daughters, Judy Bridges of Burlington and Kathyrn Mennen of West Burlington; 14 grandchildren; six  great-grandchildren; one sister, Martha Marmion of Keosauqua.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and one sister.
The funeral service was Thursday, April 1, in Lunning Chapel, Burlington, with the Reverend David Mixon officiating. Burial was in Greenglade  Cemetery, Farmington, with military rites conducted by the American Legion of Farmington.
Memorials have been established for Young's Lake or to donor's choice.




Death Enters Marmion Home
Mrs. Lieutene Marmion, wife of Frank Marmion passed away Thursday morning.
The many friends of the Marmion family, who live a mile west of town were saddened by the unexpected news that Mrs. Marmion, wife of  Frank Marmion and mother of the home had passed to her reward at 3:00 o'clock Thursday morning, July 18th.
Mrs. Marmion has suffered for more than a year from heart and kidney trouble which brought her many times near to death's door but each  time she rallied but not in sufficient degree as to have assurance of long lease of life. Mrs. Marmion was one of our very best women a dutiful  wife, a kind and loving mother and a faithful friend who enjoyed the good will,and high esteem of a large circle of friends.
Lieutene Stanley was the daughter of Benjamin and Elizabeth Stanley and was born at Alexandria, Mo. June 10th, 1855. Her father was one  of the first settlers of Clark County, Mo.,writing the first history of his county.
She was married Sept. 19, 1876 to Frank Marmion at Wayland, Mo. She was the mother of five children, two sons and three daughters. They  are Mrs. Geo Medaris, south of Mt. Sterling; Robert who lives in Colo., Benjamin, Frances and Annadale who are still at home. She has two  sisters living in California, one brother in Washington state and one in Tennessee. Her entire life was spent in Clark County, Mo. until six  years ago, when the family moved into Van Buren County. They have lived at the present home for the past five years.
The funeral was held from the home on Saturday afternoon, July 20th at 2:00 o'clock, in charge of Rev. John H. Taylor, in the presence of a  large concourse of friends and the body laid to repose in Farmington Cemetery.


Farmington native Charles L. Marmion, 57, Putnam, Ill., died on Friday, March 18, 1983, at Spring Valley, Ill.

He was born May 29, 1925, to Ben and Florence Woodworth Marmion. He married Olive Haff Feb. 26, 1947 at Farmington.

Mr. Marmion was an inspector for Caterpillar Tractor Company for 32 years. He was a World War II veteran.

Surviving are his wife; daughter, Elizabeth Jackson, Peoria, Ill.; son, Silas L. Marmion; four grandchildren; two sisters, Eula Huff, Keosauqua,  and Martha Marmion.

Funeral services were held at 1p.m. Monday, March 21, Farmington United Methodist Church, the Rev. James Rozendaal officiating. Burial  was at Green Glade Cemetery Farmington. A memorial was established to the American Cancer Fund.
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Source: Van Buren Co IA Genealogy Society Obituary Books
Keosauqua Public Library, Keosauqua, IA.



Martha M. Marmion, 76, Farmington, died Sunday afternoon, June 20, 1999, at Van Buren County Hospital, Keosauqua.

She was born November 27, 1922, at Farmington, the daughter of Ben F. and Florence M. Woodworth Marmion.

She enjoyed playing the piano and was a member of the Farmington Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, and two sisters.

Graveside rites and burial were held Wednesday, June 23 at the Farmington cemetery with Robert Hambright officiating.

Hofbauer Funeral Home, Farmington, is in charge of arrangements.

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Van Buren Co IA Genealogy Society Obituary Books
Keosauqua Public Library, Keosauqua, IA.


Mrs. Robert(Clara V.)Marmion, 81, of Kit Carson, Colo., passed away March 7 in a Denver nursing home. She was a former Farmington  resident.

She was born March 5, 1893, at Plattsmout, Nebr., the daughter of William and Laura Mills. On March 21, 1915 she married Robert Marmion  in Colorado.

She is survived by four children, Beryl of Arleta, Calif., Floyd of Boulder, Colo., Erma Hollingshead and Eileen Kitzman, both of Denver, Colo.,  15 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband and one son, Keith.
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