A Mass of Christian Burial for John T. Markey, 85, was performed at St. Mary Catholic Church at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, with Father Jim Miller officiating. Full Military Honors were accorded John by the V.F.W. Harry C. Harter Post #839. Burial was in the Riverside Cemetery. A time of fellowship and refreshment followed the burial at the St. Mary Catholic Church.
Pallbearers were: Tim Markey, Justin Markey, Kyle Folkerts, Corey Folkerts, Christopher Burns, Lucas Markey and Dan Folkerts.
Honorary pallbearers were: Gaylord Lenning, Robert Plunkett, Pete Menzel, Merle Hoffman, Earl Staebler and John Mead.
Groups in attendance included: Iowa River Hospice, Grandview Heights and St. Mary's Church.
Pursel Davis Funeral Home & Crematory were entrusted with the arrangements.