Marliss M. Bosek Nelson, 83

Marliss M. Nelson, 83, a resident of Bettendorf, Iowa, died Friday, July 22, 2016, at her daughter’s home in LeClaire, Iowa.

Funeral services and Mass of Christian Burial was held on Tuesday, July

26, 2016, at Our Lady of the River Catholic Church in LeClaire, Iowa. Burial was in Glendale Cemetery in LeClaire, Iowa. Memorials may be made to the church or to the Lymphoma Leukemia Society.

Marliss was born on May 14, 1933, in Lowry, the daughter of John and Josephine (Brosh) Bosek. She was united in marriage to Roger L. Nelson in Lowry on Nov. 15, 1955. He preceded her in death on June 18, 2010.

She enjoyed the time spent with her family and "Buddy" the dog and watching the White Sox and Cubs. Those left to honor her memory include her daughter, Tammy Nelson of LeClaire, Iowa; her sons, Kenneth Nelson of Princeton, Iowa, and Joseph (Dawn) Nelson of LeClaire, Iowa; five grandchildren; one greatgranddaughter; and her brother, John "Jeaner" Bosek of Alexandria.

In addition to her husband, Roger, Marliss was preceded in death by her parents; one grandchild; and herbrothers, Floyd and Dennis.

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