SAUK CITY—Nancy Jean Marks, age 68, died peacefully at home on Jan. 1, 2018, surrounded by her family following a courageous battle with multiple myeloma.

She enjoyed playing cards, cooking, baking and walking outdoors, but above all else, she loved spending time with her family and friends. Along with raising three children, she was her husband’s partner in business for 36 years.

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She was dearly loved and will be forever missed by her family and friends; her husband of 45 years, Rich; her children, Emily (Brad), Dan (Lindsay) and Andrea (Mike); her grandchildren, Eva, Cole and Oscar; her father, George Gevelinger; siblings, Sally, Susie, George, Tom and Lori; siblings-in-law, Linda, Lee (Mary) and John (Barb); and her life-long friend, Joan. She was recently preceded in death by her mother, Bea; and her mother-in-law, Edna.

A memorial service will be held at HOOVERSON FUNERAL HOME, 251 Water St., Sauk City on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations will be accepted, and all proceeds will be donated to a cause that was important to Nancy. Online condolences may be made at

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