Richard Floyd Marrs, 64, of Milaca died Friday, Sept. 21, 2012 in his sleep of natural causes.
He was born in Charles City, Iowa and graduated from Osseo Senior High School in 1966. He served in the U.S. Army’s Military Police from March of 1968 to December of 1969. After his honorable discharge he did machine shop work for several years. He then became interested in trucking and eventually owned and drove his own 18 wheeler for a number of years. After retiring he set up and operated a diesel repair shop on his property near Milaca.
He is survived by his parents Glenn and Helen Marrs; brothers, Glenn Marrs III, Stephen Marrs and Larry Marrs; sisters, Christine Watzke, Leah Butler and Rebecca Marrs-Eide; also by many nieces and nephews.