Marcus A Holloway

  • Born: June 23, 1971
  • Died: September 14, 2021
  • Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

McDonald Funeral Home

1002 12th Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071

Tel. (815) 626-6311

Tribute & Message From The Family


MILWAUKEE, WI – Marcus A. Holloway, 50 died September 14, 2021 at Aurora West Allis Medical Center.

He was born on June 23, 1971 in Sterling the son of Elmer and Valarie (Guinn) Holloway. He married Jennifer L. Creekpaum on August 20, 1994 in Rock Falls. Marcus had worked as a bus driver for several years. He was a good husband, dad, son, uncle and friend to many. Marcus was a selfless man who was extremely hard working and did all he could for his wife and daughters. He had coached youth football, girls' softball and T-Ball and had mentored many youth. He was an excellent cook and had a "green thumb" when it came to gardening.

Survivors include his wife; his daughters: Amanda Holloway (Cristian Rojas-Benoy) of Madison, WI and Katie Holloway of Milwaukee; his mother Valarie Holloway of Rock Falls; his brother Andy Holloway of Rock Falls; brother and sisters in law: Leon (Audrey) Creekpaum, Sheri (Joseph) Sheley and Wendy (Teray) Boyer; nieces and nephews: Ashley Hemminger, Jessica Melani, Dylan (Katie) Holloway, Toni VanDrew, Sarah (Nate) Stichter, Chris Sheley (Mercedes), Ryan Sheley (Hannah), Nathan (Lindsey) Cox, Ashley Creekpaum, Jesse Creekpaum, Andrew (Nicole) Creekpaum and Brandon Creekpaum; his lifelong buddies, Paul Pack and Mark Ellefson; and his special fur babies: Lovey and Smallz.

He was preceded in death by his sister Tina Hemminger and his father Elmer Holloway.

Visitation will be held at 10:00am on Friday, September 24, 2021 at Harvest Time Bible Church, 1802 Dixon Rd, Rock Falls. Funeral Service will follow at 11:00am with Reverend Dalmus Meeks officiating. Burial will conclude at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.

Online condolences may be made at www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes. com