Dean K Marlow, 64, of LaPrairie, IL died at 4:51 am Monday February 19, 2018 at his home.
He was born on May 14, 1953 near LaPrairie, Illinois, the son of Kenneth and Nancy (Chockley) Marlow. He married Nadine F Lehr-Gooding on January 9, 1993, she survives.
Dean was a life-long farmer in the Huntsville area. He was a 1971 graduate of Southeastern High School and a member of Living Faith United Methodist Church in Bowen, IL. Dean served on the board of Mt. Horeb cemetery for many years. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, he especially loved fishing for crappie. He was an avid bowyer and shipped his craft all over the world, and he enjoyed watching the Fighting Illini. His favorite activity was spending time with his grandchildren.
Dean is survived by his wife, Nadine, his daughter, Erin (Travis) Dinsdale of Maryville, MO, step-daughter Christine (Lou) Lambert of New Philadelphia, OH, step-son Jared (Angie) Gooding of Huntsville, IL. Also surviving are his grandchildren Jack, AJ and Grace Dinsdale, Allie, Alexis, and Justin Lambert, Rian and Janessa Gooding, his brother Keith (Anita) Marlow of Augusta, IL 2 nephews, Jason (April) Marlow of Burlington, IA and Mark (Amanda) Marlow of Huntsville, IL and 4 great nieces and 2 great nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Eugene Marlow.
Funeral services will be held at 6:00 pm Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Hamilton Funeral Home in Augusta, IL with Rev Dixie Croxton officiating. Cremation will be accorded following the service. Interment will be at a later date in Mt Horeb cemetery near LaPrairie, IL. Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 3-6 pm at Hamilton Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Schuyler County Humane Society or Mt Horeb Cemetery. Following the Funeral service a time of food and fellowship for family and friends will be held at the Augusta Senior Citizens Center in Augusta.
The Hamilton Funeral Home in Augusta, IL is handling arrangements.