Mechanic 02

Anthony LeRoy Marovets

February 26, 1925 ~ November 17, 2019 (age 94)

Obituary

            Anthony LeRoy Marovets, age 94, of Guttenberg, IA, died Sunday, November 17, 2019, at the Guttenberg Care Center.  He was born on February 26, 1925 at home outside of Monona, the son of Anton and Hazel (Hoffman) Marovets.   

            Anthony attended the country school outside of Monona and later studied radio communications in Minneapolis.  In his early years, Anthony farmed outside of St. Olaf for about 10 years and then later worked as a mechanic at Rhinehart Gas Station.  Anthony also performed maintenance work for Clinton Pallet.  On October 1, 1959, Anthony was united in marriage with Betty Jean Winch where this union blessed the couple with 5 children.  Anthony was an all-around handy man.  He had the talent to fix almost any engine & machine.  Anthony also took care of his wife Betty through her complications of many ailments for the better part of 7 years.  Anthony enjoyed watching the Billy Graham television program and his claim to fame was meeting Johnny Cash while working at the gas station in Monona.

            Anthony leaves behind his children; Deb (Dwight) Feenstra, Jeff Marovets, Jack (Kathy) Marovets, Lori (Kevin) Collins & Rod (Amy) Marovets and also Kathy Lindruff and Kevin (Molly) Berns from a previous marriage; 21 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

            Anthony was preceded in death by his parents; wife Betty in 2002; siblings, Bennie Marovets, Margaret Koopman, Robert Marovets, Rosemary Koopman & Anna May Leas.

 

 

 

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
November 20, 2019

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home and Crematory Services
207 South 1st Street
Guttenberg, IA 52052

Visitation
Thursday
November 21, 2019

9:00 AM to 9:55 AM
United Methodist Church
200 S 1st St
Guttenberg, IA 52052

Funeral Service
Thursday
November 21, 2019

10:00 AM
United Methodist Church
200 S 1st St
Guttenberg, IA 52052

Interment following funeral service

Guttenberg City Cemetery
214 Garber Rd
Guttenberg, IA 52052

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