Marvin Louis Stallman, 85, of Cedar Falls, died Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospital of complications resulting from heart failure.
Marvin was born December 3, 1933, in Waterloo to Martin F. and Martha Schwanke Stallman. Marvin graduated from East High School in 1952. He married Wilma Dawson of Albia on September 5, 1952.
Marvin worked for several local businesses, including Chet’s DX, Prudential Insurance, Check Protectors, Chamberlain’s, Tate Cadillac & Oldsmobile, and John Deere, after which he started an owner/operator over-the-road trucking business. He retired from the trucking business in 1996. His retirement “hobby” was delivering new and repaired trucks and military vehicles all over the United States on behalf of Harrison Truck Center in Waterloo.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Wilma; his brother, Martin Jr. (Elaine Bruns); sister-in-law, Norma Hopkins; son and daughter-in-law, Jeff (Andrea) Stallman; son-in-law, David Carlson; and grandchildren, Tara (Brent) Young, Andrew (Andrea) Stallman, Kaitlyn Carlson (special friend Anthony Heibult), and Aubrey (Alex) Streicher, as well as great-grandchildren, Zanna and Stellan Young.
Marvin was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Marlys Jean; brothers- and sister-in-law, Floyd Hopkins, Lee “Bud” Dawson, and Thelma and Bob DeWitt; and his beloved daughters, Jacqueline Stallman, Susan Stallman, and Cindy Carlson.
Services for Marvin Stallman will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, April 13th, 2019, at Kaiser Corson Funeral Home in Waverly, with Rev. Marvin Smith officiating. Visitation will be held prior beginning at 1:00 PM. Interment immediately following at Harlingen Cemetery in Waverly. Memorials may be directed to the family and online condolences may be left at www.kaisercorson.com. Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home in Waverly is assisting the family. 319-352-1187
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