LEE ALLAN MARSH
1924 – 2009
Lee Allan Marsh, 85, of Indianola, IA
formerly of Keokuk went to be with his Lord Monday, December 28, 2009 in Des
Lee was born on March 8, 1924 in
Galesburg, IL the son of Audie Lee and Meda Lucille Urban Marsh. He was raised
in the Spencer, IA area moving to Keokuk, IA in 1940. He served in the United
States Navy during WWII.
He was united in marriage to Dorothy
Evelyn Johnson on June 9, 1944 in Clinton, OK. She preceded him in death on
January 1, 1999.
Lee was a purchasing agent for
Sheller-Globe Corp Keokuk, IA which became United Technology Corp. retiring in
He was a member of Clark County, MO
Historical Society and also the Iowa and Illinois Numismatic Association Coin
Clubs. He enjoyed studying his family genealogy and traveling, especially his
Lee is survived by his daughter, Diane
Evelyn Protsman and her husband William of Keokuk; granddaughter, Stacey Ann Redenius and her husband
Scott of Rockford, IL; sister, Lila Ann Tyler and her husband Russell of Las Vegas, NV; niece, Sandra Lee Dillinger
and her husband Terry of Indianola and many other nieces and nephews throughout
the United States.
He was also preceded in death by his parents,
2 brothers, Koiel Ardie Marsh and Bernard Alaska Marsh; and 3 sisters, Hazel
Iris Marsh-Riley, Audrey Lucille Fowler, and Alta Lou Hentges.
Graveside services with military rites will
be held 2:30 p.m., Thursday, December 31 at the Sandusky Cemetery, Keokuk, IA
with Pastor Mike Shea officiating.
Visitation will be held Thursday from
Noon to 2 p.m. at Vigen Memorial Home, Keokuk, IA.
Memorials may be made to Lee County
condolences may be made to the family at www.vigenmemorialhome.com.