Marcus Robert Longbottom(1923 - 2013)

Marcus Robert Longbottom, 89, was reunited with his beloved wife, Christine, in the arms of our Savior on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, at his home. Funeral: 11:30 a.m. Saturday in Mount Olivet Chapel. Interment: Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Mount Olivet Funeral Home. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made in honor of Marcus to Community Hospice. Marcus was born Oct. 21, 1923, in Justin. During World War II, he served in the U.S. Navy as a Seabee. He retired from the city of Fort Worth on Dec. 29, 1988. Survivors: Daughter, Donna Overly and husband, Dean; son, John Longbottom and wife, Margaret; daughter, Joyce Dressel and husband, Richard; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

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Published in Star-Telegram on Oct. 11, 2013