Marva F. Taylor

Apr 11, 2017
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 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Garden View Chapel: 3655 Logan Ave., Waterloo IA 50703 - the casket will be closed.


Garden of Memories Cemetery.


Cedar Bend Humane Society 1166 W Airline Hwy, Waterloo, IA 50703.


Marva F. Taylor, 94, of Waterloo, died Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at Bickford Cottages in Ft. Dodge.  She was born March 12, 1923 in St. Ansgar the daughter of Otto H. and Lucia F. (Horsfall) Conca.

She was a 1940 graduate of Marble Rock High School.  Marva married Albert Lee Taylor February, 23, 1947 in Atchinson, Kansas; he preceded her in death on August 12, 2001.

Marva worked for Rath Packing Co. for 3 years and then worked as an Accountant for 30 years at Waterloo Water Works, retiring in 1985.

Survived by: one son, Michael Taylor of Humboldt; one granddaughter, Shannon (Brett) Fossnight of Lee Summit, Missouri; two great granddaughters, Marlie and Harper; one sister, Marjorie Gemmell of Lakewood, Washington and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.

Preceded in death by: her parents; her husband and one brother, Delmar Conca.

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  1. Traci Gemmell Quiroz | Apr 18, 2017

    Aunt Marva was one of a kind. The most loving, kind woman. I am so thankful to have had her in my life. She will be forever missed.  

  2. Ann Gray | Apr 17, 2017
    She was a wonderful woman. So easy to connect with. I enjoyed her immensely and am so glad to have known her. 
  3. Sharon Gray | Apr 17, 2017
    The sweetest woman ever. I am so blessed she was my aunt. With fondest memories. 

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