Lawrence Marks

March 05, 1933 ‒ July 05, 2016

Howard, Ohio

Lawrence Marks, age 83, of Howard, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home.

He was born on March 5, 1933 in Akron, Ohio to the late Robert and Etta (Harrell) Marks. Lawrence was employed as the Assistant Director of Data Processing at Firestone from which he retired. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Foresters (FOF) and was past president and board member of the Apple Valley Property Owners Association (AVPOA). Lawrence was a veteran serving in the United States Navy during the Korean War.

He is survived by his wife Rose (Rickus) Marks; his daughter Karen Lemmon of Akron; three sons, Lawrence (Connie) Marks Jr. of Dayton, Michael (Julia) Marks of Washington Courthouse, Kurt Marks of Xenia; ten grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Lawrence was preceded in death by his brother Robert Marks and his sister Mary Murphy.

There will be no calling hours. A celebration of life service will be announced at a later date.

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  • So sorry to hear about Larry’s passing. We remember good times during our years as neighbors. We send our condolences to you, Rose and family, and hope that you find peace with all the great memories you have.
    Rex & Jackie Eikum