In Memory of

Mark S. Talbott

February 21, 1948 - January 16, 2019
From: Rockwell City, IA


Rockwell City – Mark S. Talbott 70, passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2019 unexpectantly in Rockwell City.  Funeral Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, January 21, 2019 at Emanuel – St. John Lutheran Church, Lytton, with Pastor Ben Worley officiating.  Burial will be at St. John Lutheran Cemetery, near Lytton, with Military Graveside Rites by the United States Marine Corp Honor Guard and the Hutchinson-Liechty American Legion Post #546.  Visitation will be 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, at the Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.

     Mark is survived by his children, Michelle Talbott, and Jeff (Stacy) Talbott, all of Lytton; granddaughters, SaraJo and Jewel Talbott; his mother Dorothy Talbott of Lake City; sister Sandi Maulsby of Rockwell City; other relatives and friends.  He was preceded in death by his wife Janet; his father John Talbott; and brother-in-law Noel Maulsby.

    Mark Steven Talbott was born February 21, 1948 at Lake City, Iowa.  Mark attended Rockwell City High School.  In 1967, Mark enlisted in the United States Marine Corp. He served two tours of duty with the 1st Marine Division during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged in 1971, attaining the rank of Corporal.   On September 5, 1971 he was united in marriage to Janet Lake at Emanuel – St. John Lutheran Church in Lytton.  Mark worked various jobs in his life including farming, driving truck, Webb Feed, and worked as an instructor for Smithway Trucking, until his retirement.  Janet passed away in 2017.  Mark was a member of Emanuel – St. John Lutheran Church, and American Legion. He enjoyed family vacations, fishing with friends, the Sac Co. Cattleman’s Lunch Gang, being Papa to his granddaughters, helping friends farm and many projects in the barn.

SERVICES
Funeral Services
10:30 a.m. - Monday
January 21, 2019
Emanuel - St. John Lutheran Church
Lytton, Iowa
OFFICIATING
Pastor Ben Worley
CASKET BEARERS
Joe Casey
Mike Casey
Tim Huddleson
Nolan Huddleson
Doug Bartels
Cody Wallace
VISITATION
4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Sunday
January 20, 2019
Palmer & Swank Funeral Home
Rockwell City, Iowa
INTERMENT
St. John Lutheran Cemetery
North of Lytton, Iowa

Condolences

Monday, January 21, 2019 at 6:32 AM
“We wish we could be at the service honoring Mark to give you, his family, hugs. We are saddened by the sudden passing of Mark. We will always remember him with his smiling face and jolly laughter. With loving care -”
- Tracy & Doris Morrison

Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 6:45 PM
“We are so sorry for the loss of your brother Mark. May your memories of him give you comfort and peace. Thinking and praying for you and Mark’s Family at this most difficult time. Times like this we wish we were not this far away.
Jayne & Mark”
- Jayne & Mark Gleason

Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 2:36 PM
“Semper Fi my brother. ”
- Joe Kangley

Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 1:33 PM
“Our deepest sympathies. Mark will be missed by many.”
- Jeff & Jo Ellerbrock

Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 11:22 AM
“Thoughts and Prayers to you! We have some great memories of fishing with Mark, he will always have a special place in our hearts.”
- Tom and Jennifer Ackerson

Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 9:03 AM
“Shelly and Jeff,
We are so sorry to hear about Mark’s passing. Wishing you comfort in the knowledge that Mark and Janet are now together and that God’s love surrounds them. Thinking of you ....”
- Kevin and Sandy Burns

Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 9:03 AM
“You have our deepest sympathy Nolan & Mari Kreft”
- Nolan & Mari Kreft

Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 4:56 PM
“Receive our prayers and condolences at this time of great loss. May God's peace and strength be yours.”
- The Western Iowa Synod ELCA

Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 4:09 PM
“Our sympathy & prayers at this sad time!”
- Jan & Bill Engler

Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 4:32 AM
“Michelle ur father was a great person & he will b missed by everyone who knew him Rest In Peace Mark Rest In Peace ”
- Charlie “tuna” Schnirring

Friday, January 18, 2019 at 9:01 PM
“Sandi - so sadden to learn of Mark’s sudden passing. Mark and I were classmates at RCHS in 1967. Rest In Peace Mark. ”
- Greg & Dee Lange

Friday, January 18, 2019 at 7:28 PM
“Sandi, so sorry to hear of the passing of your brother, Mark. My deepest sympathy to you and your family. ”
- Barbara Johnson Vander Linden

Friday, January 18, 2019 at 6:58 PM
“Hugs and prayers.”
- Kari Heilman

Friday, January 18, 2019 at 6:58 PM
“My deepest sympathy to Sandy and all Mark’s family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.”
- Kitty Hammen

Friday, January 18, 2019 at 8:41 AM
“My deepest condolences to Michelle and her family. Michelle is wonderful friend and Sorority sister of mine. I'm sure she got her kindness & loving wats from her parents. May God continue to bless you and your family.”
- Toni Thomaas

Friday, January 18, 2019 at 6:49 AM
“Shelly and Jeff, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your father. My thoughts and prayers are with you, family, and friends as you celebrate the life of Mark.”
- Anna Herbert-Morrison

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 11:57 AM
“Sandi, Ron and I would like to express our sincere sympathy to you for your loss of brother Mark. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Kathy Lyle”
- Kathryn Lyle

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 9:40 AM
“We are so very sorry about Mark's death! Many prayers to the family.”
- Bill & Fran Lawson

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 8:29 AM
“So shocked to learn about Mark. Our condolences Tom and Bea”
- Beatrice Knisley

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 6:27 AM
“So very sorry for your loss. Many many hugs and prayers ”
- Julie and Craig Hildreth

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 8:46 PM
“So sorry for your loss”
- Jeanne PowellHendricks

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 8:01 PM
“We are so very sorry for your loss. Hugs and prayers!!”
- Shelly and Ray Teague

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 7:13 PM
“So sorry to hear of his passing! Sending prayers and hugs”
- Joy Monahan


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