Alvin J Marburger


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Saturday June 29, 2019

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Marburger Residence

Sabula Iowa

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Alvin John Marburger, 92, of Sabula, passed away Monday, June 10, 2019 at his home. Alvin was born on November 15, 1926 in Sabula, Iowa the son of Harold and Elsie (Jones) Marburger. Alvin enlisted in the United States Navy in 1944 and served two years during WWII. He married Maxine Huebner, August 30, 1945 in Savanna, Illinois.
Alvin farmed in the Sabula area for many years and retired from Foley Construction where he was a member of the Teamsters Union.
Alvin enjoyed traveling, fishing, visiting with friends, going fishing in Alaska, and spending winters in Florida.
He is survived by his wife of 73 years: Maxine Marburger of Sabula, son: Ronald (Sally) Marburger of Bryant, daughter: Linda (Paul) Baker of Sabula, daughter-in-law: Lori Marburger of Fulton, Illinois, three grandchildren: Joe Marburger of Rowley, Iowa, Josh Marburger of Chicago, Illinois, Thomas (Sara) Leonard of Eldridge, Iowa and 5 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother: Lloyd Marburger, his son: Kenneth Marburger and two brother-in-laws: Ervin Huebner and Lester Huebner.
A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, June 29, 2019 from 1:00-4:00, at his home in Sabula. In lieu of flowers, the family requests cards be sent.
Published on June 11, 2019
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13 posts

Jeannine Sterkel
Jun 15, 2019
My deepest thoughts and prayers are with you Linda, and your family. so sorry for your loss.
June Bott
Jun 13, 2019
My deepest sympathy to you and your family! I too will miss seeing him sitting and watching the cars go by and being able to wave "hi"!
Mary Block
Jun 13, 2019
I'm so sorry to hear about the passing of your dad thoughts and prayers are with you and your family my friend. Hugs and prayers sent.
Tammy Schmidt
Jun 12, 2019
Clint Krabbenhoft
Jun 12, 2019
Ron, My condolences to you and your family in the loss of your father. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult and painful time.
Ken & Denise Merema 6/12/19
Jun 12, 2019
Ken & I send many prayers of comfort to all your family 🙏
Becky Krontz
Jun 11, 2019
He was a great man and a long time customer at Vitales will be missed. So sorry for you all. Nice seeing u all tonight for supper.
peggy everson
Jun 11, 2019
Keep remembering staying out on the farm in my childhood. I will always think about Uncle Alvin and what a very friendly, nice man he was. My sympathy goes out to Aunt Maxine, Ronnie and Linda. love you
JoAnne Hockman
Jun 11, 2019
My deepest sympathy goes out to his family. He will be missed!🙏
TOM lennon
Jun 11, 2019
We neighbors will never forget " chops ". He was always a thankful neighbor to us all. Peace be with forever. TOM
Jan Fulrath
Jun 11, 2019
So sorry to hear of your loss. Alvin was a sweet guy and will be dearly missed. You have my sympathy.
Betty Leonard Reed
Jun 11, 2019
Chops was a great man loved him and his family.. So sorry for the loss of this great man
Purl Weber
Jun 11, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Alvin will be missed by all that knew him. Rest In Peace, you deserve to.