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“I will miss you Aunt Marilyn. You will always be in my heart ”
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ROCK FALLS – Marilyn K. (Vary) Unterzuber, 87 of Rock Falls died Tuesday June 19, 2018 at Rock River Hospice and Home in Sterling.

She was born on September 26, 1930 in Jewell, Iowa the daughter of Elbert E. and Marie Nora (Johnson) Vary and had attended Sterling High School. She married Robert L. Unterzuber on March 7, 1948 in Sterling and had been married for 66 years when he died May 23, 2014. Marilyn had worked for many years in store security as a loss prevention officer at local department stores. She loved to fishing, camping and bowling for many years. Marilyn was a very caring and loving women who always placed family first.

Survivors include four daughters: Susan (Bob) Foss of Sterling, Gail (Estel) Keefer of Rock Falls, Karen (Larry) Mewhirter of Rock Falls and Annette Haliday of Sterling; a special friend Mary Jane Hinrichs; her two sisters: Marcia (Ron) Stouffer of MO and Marjorie Stouffer of Rochelle; special grandson, Jared Mewhirter (fiancé Kimberly Kleckler) as well as three other grandchildren: Sonya Keefer, Estel (Maryann) Keefer Jr and Kathleen (Chris) Mixen; five great grandchildren: Cameron Keefer, Dallas Collin, Austin Collin, Jennifer Collin, Hayley Keefer and Darshawn Keefer and three great great grandchildren: MaKayla Keefer, Mike and Leilah Hemminger.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her son Bruce Unterzuber; two brothers: James Vary and Robert F. Vary.

Visitation will be held on Thursday June 21, 2018 fro, 4-7 PM at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock falls. The funeral will follow on Friday at 10 AM. Burial at Oak Knoll Memorial Park.

Memorials to Rock River Hospice and Home.