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 The Leon Journal-Reporter
Leon, Decatur County, Iowa
Wednesday, November 25, 2015, Page 2

Death Notice

CASTER, Marie, 88, of Greeley, Colorado, died on Monday, November 16, 2015. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at the First Christian Church in Greeley, Colorado.

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Obituary ~ Marie (Sams) Caster

Marie Caster went to be with the Lord on November 16th in Greeley, Colorado Marie was born to Ed and Maud Sams in Leon, Iowa. She attended and graduated from Leon High School. She began teaching in the one room schools and continued in the school system until the family moved to Greeley in 1969.

On July 9, 1950 Marie married Willie Davenport in Leon, Iowa. After Willie’s passing in 1987, Marie married Donald Caster on December 29, 1993. Don passed on September 19, 2006. Marie was a member of the First Christian Church in Greeley since 1950. She also worked as a volunteer at North Colorado Medical Center for 25 plus years.

Marie is survived by a son Douglas (Gay) Davenport of Greeley. One daughter Julie (Arnold) Bankers of Page, North Dakota. She also has a sister Marjorie Mitchell, and niece Gina Savely, and one great niece and one great-nephew all of Leon, Iowa, and six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren to cherish her memories.

Memorial contributions can be made to the First Christian Church, 2230 13th St., Greeley, Colorado, 80631 in Marie’s name.

Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, December of 2015