Fyrn Dorothy Marquett, 92, formerly of Grain Valley, MO passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 in Concordia, MO. She was born July 8, 1925 in Lincoln, MO to John and Dora (Kunholt) Gerken.
Fyrn was united in marriage to Virgil Marquett on October 26, 1946 in Lincoln, MO. She spent her working career in the insurance industry. Fyrn enjoyed raising roses, making ceramics and giving her time of hospitality at the different churches she attended.
Survivors include daughter, Barbara Hodges of Higginsville, MO; grandsons, Andy Hodges (Jennifer) of Raymore, MO, Aaron Hodges of Blue Springs, MO; granddaughter, Jennifer Doctor (Brandon) of Grain Valley, MO; great-grandchildren, Peyton, Karsyn, Avery, Natalie. She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; siblings, Eldor Gerken, Esther Strahle, Elsie Weller.
The family will receive friends from 9:30-10:00 a.m., on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St, Blue Springs, MO. Funeral service will start at 10:00 a.m., at the chapel. A committal service will be held at 12:00 p.m., at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville, MO. Memories of Fyrn and words of comfort to the family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.Print Obituary