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OBIT: Anna Marvin, 94, of Nashua

Anna Marvin, 94, of Nashua
Anna Marvin, 94, of Nashua, passed away Saturday, February 11, 2017 at the New Hampton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center with her loving family around her.

A funeral Mass for Anna will be held 10:30 A.M. Thursday, February 16, 2017 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Nashua with Father Gary Mayer celebrating the Mass. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Charles City.

Visitation will be held at Hauser Funeral Home from 4:30 to 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 with a Rosary beginning at 4:30 P.M. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the funeral Mass at the church on Thursday.

Anna Marie (Zubrod) Marvin was born August 24, 1922 to John and Margaret (Gebel) Zubrod in Chickasaw County, Iowa. She attended North Washington School in Chickasaw County until the 8th grade. Anna then worked at Oliver Farm Equipment for 13 years. On April 22, 1957 Anna married Clarence L. Marvin in Charles City. To this union three children were born: Clarence, John, and Larry. After leaving Oliver Farm Equipment, Anna farmed alongside her husband Clarence near Alta Vista. When the family moved to Nashua she began work as a cook at Davie’s Restaurant and a bus driver for Nashua schools. She worked at both jobs for around 20 years until her retirement.

Anna was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Nashua and an honorary member of St. Bernadette’s Circle of St. Michaels Guild. She was a fiercely competitive card player and spent many hours playing cards at the senior center. Anna enjoyed crocheting, gardening, canning, and cooking; all of which she did very well. More than anything else, Anna loved spending time with her family.

Living family members include her children: Clarence (Sally) Marvin of Charles City, John (Angie) Marvin of Charles City, and Larry (Mary Jo) Marvin of Nashua; 8 grandchildren: Christina (Brandon)Bouillon, Travis (Kallie) Marvin, Alicia (Nathan) O’Neill, Justin (Michele) Marvin, Amanda (Josh) Keyes, Ashley (Patrick) Hunstiger, Logan Marvin, and Seth Marvin; 16 great grandchildren; brother: Donnie Zubrod; and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceeded in death by her parents; husband Clarence Sr. in 1999; siblings: Veryl Zubrod, Reynold Zubrod, Lorraine Schmitt, Delores Schatz, and Shirley Holzer.

Hauser Funeral Home, (641) 228-2323, in Charles City, is in charge of local arrangements. Online condolences may be left for the family at

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