MARQUETTE, Darel Eugene
August 1, 1929 - February 25, 2014
Darel passed away peacefully at home after a brief illness on February 25, 2014 with his family at his side and is now reunited with his wife Connie. Survived by sons Ron (Arlene), David (Grace), Steve (Christiane) and grandchildren Katharina, Ryan and Stephanie.
A native of Lidgerwood, North Dakota, Darel served his country faithfully and with honor during the Korean War. A lifelong resident of Rio Linda, California Darel loved his family, tractors and collecting old cars. He was loved by all and will be greatly missed.
The family wishes to extend a sincere thank you to Vitas Hospice Care and the Kaiser Hospital family of doctors and nurses who took care of him.
A private memorial is being planned.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Mar. 9, 2014