James D Marks

November 29, 1942 - September 8, 2015
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James D. “Jim” Marks, Sr., 72, of Belvidere, Passed away the morning of September 8, 2015 at Northwoods Care Center in Belvidere. He was born November 29, 1942 the son of Louis “Bob” and Mabel Marks in Elgin, IL. After graduation from Marengo Community High School, Jim proudly served his country in the United States Navy.

Jim enjoyed working on his Camaro for the Byron Dragway with his neighbor Clay Butt, collecting coins, hunting, fishing, but most of all enjoyed spending time with his grandkids. He is the past 3rd Ward Alderman in Belvidere and a current member of the Big Thunder and Pomona Grange’s.

Jim is loved and missed by his son, James D. Marks, Jr. (Gina); daughter, Wendy S. (Shane) Munro; brother, Robert “Buzz” (Jeanette) Marks; sister, Marcia (Ronald) Jetton; grandchildren, Jessica Boeldt, James D. Marks III, Dylan Marks, and Stephanie Munro; his best friend, Pat Wilkinson; and his faithful sidekick, Nippers. Jim is preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial visitation will be from 1:00-3:30 pm Sunday September 13, 2015 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008, with a Presentation of Military Honors at 3:45pm. Memorials may be made to the Family of James D. Marks, Sr. for a memorial to be designated at a later date. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

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Date: Sunday, September 13, 2015

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

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218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Memorial visitation will be from 1:00-3:30 pm Sunday September 13, 2015 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008, with a Presentation of Military Honors at 3:45pm


 

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Born: November 29, 1942
Died: September 8, 2015

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Lori Turner posted on 9/9/15

so sorry for your loss. Jim was a great guy.

 

Cindy Swanson (swanie) posted on 9/10/15

Jim and Wendy, it has been a long time in passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you both.

 

The Lutzows posted on 9/10/15

We love you Pops. We were so blessed to have had you in our lives.

 

Cheryl Magoch posted on 9/13/15

Sorry for your loss your Family will be in my prayers

 

Lydia Gonzalez posted on 9/14/15

James Marks was a genuinely kind man and a real kind of guy. He was also very thoughtful and would help anyone who needed it. If only there were more men like you and you will be sorely missed. God bless you and your family. From a friend, L Gonzalez

 

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