In loving memory of

Marvin Russell Putz
March 5, 1956 - June 3, 2021

Marvin Russell Putz, age 65 of Monroe, passed away on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at his home. Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at 10:00 am at Coburn Funeral Home in Monroe. The family will greet friends from 1:00 - 3:00 pm at Marvin's home. Memorials may be made to the family and condolences may be left at

The son of Lewis M. and Margaret Ellen (Dittmer) Putz, Marvin was born on March 5, 1956 in Des Moines. He graduated from Southeast Warren High School in 1974. On June 24, 1978, he was united in marriage to Susan Musgrove at the Reasnor United Methodist Church. Marvin worked at Maytag and then TPI in Newton, recently retiring. He was a member of the Open Bible Church in Ankeny. Marvin enjoyed hunting, mowing his yard and could often be found in his shop fixing things, usually making his own parts.

Those left to honor his memory include his three sons, Adam (Kate) Putz, Jason (Tiffany) Putz and Kent Putz; grandchildren, Stella, Grant, Wyatt, River and Hazel; three sisters, Rose Hansen, Mae Chambers and Carol (Dave) Wallace and Sonja Putz. Preceding him in death were his parents, wife, Sue and seven brothers, Bernard, Jerome, Larry, Delbert, an infant, Keith, Jim, and his twin brother, Martin.


Brad Parker wrote on Jun 7, 2021:

"Worked at Maytag with both Marv and Sue. Both great people. Sorry for your loss"

Lynn Pendroy wrote on Jun 5, 2021:

"Worked at Tpi, with both your mom and dad. Marv and I shared the same birthday, we always wished each other happy birthday, when the barn burnt he said hey Lynn ,did you see what I did to your barn. I JUST can't believe he is gone to, my deepest sympathy!"