Lois M. Marshall


Lois Mable Marshall, age 86, of Missouri Valley, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at her home in Missouri Valley. Lois was born on September 6, 1931 to Frank and Elsie (Hilborn) Dickinson in Magnolia, Iowa. She graduated from Missouri Valley High School and was also Valedictorian of her graduating class. Lois married Harold on December 20, 1953 in Missouri Valley. Harold passed away in 2014. Lois worked at First National Bank for many years. She loved her dog, Danny Boy. Lois was the Treasurer at the food pantry for many years. She was a loving grand and great grandmother.

Lois is preceded in death by her parents, husband Harold, father and mother in law Carl and Florence, brother Howard, sister in law Pat Marshall, brother in laws: Larry Hammer, and Leonard Wade.

Survivors include daughter Valerie Marshall of Missouri Valley, Iowa, son Robert and wife Sally of Missouri Valley, Iowa, grandkids: R.C Southerland and Rachael, Trisha LeMaire, great grandkids: Olivia, Sophia, and Michael, brother Edward Dickinson and wife Jana of Indianapolis, Indiana, brother in law Richard Marshall, sister in laws: Norma Hammer, Mary Wade, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Thursday, May 24, 2018 at Hennessey Funeral Home in Missouri Valley, Iowa.

Following the committal service, the family would like to invite everyone to a time of lunch and fellowship located at the Christian Church Center in Missouri Valley.

In Loving Memory Of


Lois Mabel Marshall



September 6, 1931                                   Magnolia, Iowa


Entered Into Rest

May 19, 2018                                   Missouri Valley, Iowa


Funeral Service

10:30 a.m. Friday, May 25, 2018

Hennessey Funeral Home

Missouri Valley, Iowa


Officiating                                        Pastor Ron Wymer


Musical Selections

“In The Garden”                              “How Great Thou Art”

“Amazing Grace”


Casket Bearers

Mark Hammer                                                   Tim Stangl

R.C. Southerland                                              Ron Jones

Eric Clemon                                                           Jay Kirk


Final Resting Place

Branson Cemetery

Loveland, Iowa













I Lived, I Loved

I Did My Best

God Called Me Home

It’s Time To Rest



  • Lois was a friend and always pleasant.Marjorie Stirtz Posted May 21, 2018 4:01 pm

    She will be missed by many people she did a wonderful job with the Food Pantry.

  • Marjorie Stirtz Posted May 21, 2018 4:07 pm

    Lois was a very friendly person and will be missed by me and many others.

  • Connie Siepker Posted May 21, 2018 8:37 pm

    Val – got a phone call from Ron and Laurie – so sorry to hear about your mom. Prayers and thoughts to you, my friend!!!! Take care and Love – Kevin and Connie Siepker

  • Mr & Mrs James Marsh Posted May 22, 2018 10:59 am

    Sending prayers and thoughts for the family.

  • Myrna McColley Posted May 23, 2018 11:23 am

    So sorry to hear of your mother’s death, Val. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • Pamela Santage Posted May 23, 2018 5:01 pm

    My parents Ruby and Melvin Taylor were very close growing and got married a month apart. We saw Lois at my fathers funeral and Mom was so happy to see Los and catch up. Sorry Valerie and Bob.
    For your family’s loss.

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