Marvin Cline of Lockridge, 64, died Monday, March 6, 2017, at home.
The funeral will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Behner Funeral Home in Fairfield, with the Rev. Danny Cary officiating. Following the service, the body will be cremated. Burial of cremains will be at a later date.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials can be directed to Allen Cline. Cards and memorials can be mailed to 2643 Birch Ave., Batavia 52533. Online condolences can be made at www.behnerfh.com.
Mr. Cline was born May 18, 1952, to Ivan Erleu Sr. and Laura Francis Williams Cline. He married Carlyn Rae Perian July 25, 1970. She died Oct. 16, 2016.
His pastimes included hunting, fishing, going to the Keosauqua Sale Barn, traveling, restoring tractors for his dad, and watching his grandchildren play sports. He enjoyed farming, raising cattle and spending time with his dogs. He was a master chef on the grill and could turn any piece of meat into a delicacy.
Survivors include: son, Allen (Janet) Cline; daughters, Tammirae (Scott) Neuendorf and Laura Guezimane-Cline; mother, Laura Cline of Lockridge; brothers, Ivan Cline of Fairfield, William Cline of Fairfield, Duane Cline of Birmingham, Michael Cline of Agency, Carlos Cline of Jesup; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by: his wife; father, Ivan Cline Sr.; brothers, Dale and Darrell Cline; and one grandson.