We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Marvin Dierks

A funeral service will be Monday, April 13, 2015 for 78 year old Marvin Dierks of Chester, IL who died Friday, April 10, 2015 at Three Springs Lodge Nursing Home in Chester, IL.

Marvin was born June 7, 1936 in Ava, IL, the son of Ernest and Clara (Ohlau) Dierks. He married Irene Moll on June 20, 1959 in Chester, IL and she survives of Chester, IL.

Also surviving are four children, Linda Schlueter of Sparta, Leland Dierks of Evansville, IL, Cheryl Houghlan of Chester, IL and Susan Wright of N. Ft. Myers, FL. One brother, Leonard Dierks of Steeleville, IL. Eight grandchildren along with many nieces and nephews also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister and two grandsons.

Visitation was held this morning at St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL.

A funeral service for 78 year old Marvin Dierks of Chester, IL was held at 11am Monday, April 13, 2015 at St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL with Rev. Tim Landskroener officiating.

Burial is in the Paradise Cemetery just outside of Bremen, IL.

Memorials can be made to St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL.