Marlin Rodemeyer

Marlin D. Rodemeyer

Monday, December 3rd, 1934 - Monday, June 7th, 2021
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Marlin D. Rodemeyer, of Moline, IL, passed away on June 7, 2021, at his home.

Per his wishes, cremation rites will be accorded and a memorial service will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, June 12, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Moline, in conjunction with his son Karl Rodemeyer who passed away on October 31, 2020.

Memorials may be made to Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Moline.

Marlin was born in Latimer, IA, on December 3, 1934, to Harry and Lillian (Anders) Rodemeyer. On June 7, 1953, in Rock Island, IL, he married Charlotte Sherwood, who survives.

Marlin was owner and operator of Rodemeyer Decorating for forty-five years. He was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Moline, also serving a term as their property manager and was a member of P.D.C.A. He enjoyed wood working, bowling, gardening and playing cards. He also enjoyed and loved his dog, Lucy.

In addition to his wife, Charlotte, survivors include his daughters, Sheila Rodemeyer of Moline, and Gretchen (Keith) Embry of Rock Island; a son, Augie (Wendy) Rodemeyer of Mineral, IL; a brother, Lloyd (Cindy) Rodemeyer of Morehead City, NC; three grandchildren, Adam Karl Rodemeyer, Alexis Holtzer, and Barret Embry; and two great-grandchildren, Alex Berhenke and Anastasia (Bryce) Potter.

He was preceded in death by his son, Marlin Karl Rodemeyer, his parents, a brother, and a sister.

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Nancy Wiggs

Posted at 07:14pm
Charlotte, I'm so very sorry to learn of Marlin's passing. We go back a long way and have had some wonderful times together. You and the family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Nancy Wiggs

Arlis Koelder

Posted at 10:33pm
Charlotte, I am so sorry to hear of Marlin’s passing. You and your entire family are in my thoughts and prayers. Love, Arlis

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