Memorials may be made to St Francois County Animal Shelter
Robert Lee Marks, 57, entered into rest Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at his Festus residence. He had previously worked as a mechanic and he was a U.S. Army veteran; he enjoyed his guitars, fishing, reading and working on cars. He was born June 21, 1953, in St Louis, to the late Robert J. and Patricia (Edwards) Marks.
He is survived by his loving family which includes his wife of 30 years, Linda Jean (Benedict) Marks; sons: David Paul Marks of Webster Groves, MO, Robert Dustin (Rebecca) Marks of Festus and Flynn Alan Marks of Festus; daughter, Sarah Lynne Weathers of Festus; brother, Matthew Marks of St Louis; sisters: Sandra Marks of Maplewood, MO, Marilyn Marks of St Louis, MO and Melanie Marks of Osage Beach, MO; mother-in-law, Martha J. Benedict; sister-in-law, Lee Ann Montgomery; and brother-in-law, Rick Benedict; and his special friend, B.B. the dog.
He is preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Jennifer Marks.
Rev. Jim Owens will officiate service.