Marlys Verbeck

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Marlys Jane Verbeck, 81, of Waterloo, died at Covenant Medical Center Sept. 24. She was born Dec. 12, 1928 in Lamont, the daughter of Amos and Florence Short Flaucher. Marlys married Donald J. Verbeck on Oct. 3, 1949 in Waterloo. She graduated from Hazleton High School in 1947 and attended Oelwein Secretarial School.
Marlys is survived by her husband Donald J. Verbeck, Waterloo; son Lawrence Verbeck, Waterloo; son Alan Verbeck, Anoka, Minn.; son Norman (Cindy) Verbeck, Waterloo; daughter Lorraine (Mike) Rosteck, Janesville; daughter Donna Beard, Des Moines; son Leonard Verbeck, Evansdale; daughter Marlene Wingett, Des Moines; son Matthew (Lisa) Verbeck, Cedar Falls; 9 grandchildren: Ryan (Casey) Verbeck, Adam (Candi) Verbeck, Sara Verbeck, Stephanie Beard, Brett (Jodi) Beard, Brandon Beard, Jeremiah (April) Wingett, Zachary Verbeck, and Jacob Verbeck; 7 great-grandchildren: Caleb, Ethan, Josie, Lindsey, Spencer, Prycely, and Jace; sister Norma Bird, Waterloo; brother Jack (Shelby) Flaucher, Birmingham, Ala.; and sister Velma (Jim) Falck, Oelwein. She was preceded in death by her parents and a son, Andrew Verbeck in 1987. Funeral Mass was Monday at St. Edward Catholic Church, Waterloo. Burial was in Mount Olivet Cemetery in Waterloo. Memorials may be made to Habitat for Humanity. Condolences may be left on line at www.LockeFuneralHome.com.
Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from Sept. 28 to Sept. 30, 2010