Marc Alan McCollister Sr., 61

Marc Alan McCollister Sr., 61, of Tama, passed away Friday, December 29, 2017 at his home in Tama. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 1:00 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama with Pastor Brian Oliver officiating. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery in Toledo. Visitation will be held Wednesday, January 3, 2018 from 4-7 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama. Marc was born on April 19, 1956, in Marshalltown, Iowa, the son of LaVerne F. and Twila (Palmer) McCollister.Survivors include nine children, Marc (Crystal) McCollister Jr. of Tama, Mathew McCollister of Toledo, Michael (Crystal) McCollister of Marshalltown, Cara McCollister of Independence, Bryce McCollister of Tama, Dustin (Emily) Naniot of Tama, Louis (Colleen) Naniot of Omaha, NE, Ben (Beth) Naniot of Tama, and Zack (Chelsea) Naniot of Tama; 16 grandchildren; and two sisters, Terri (Jerry) Vaske of Tama, and Ruth (Keith) Coady of Norwalk. Also surviving are his nieces, nephews, and cousins. Preceding him in death were his parents; and one sister, Beth Ann Thorngren.A memorial fund has been established.