Iris J. Marqui - 89

10/31/1930 - 11/24/2019

Oregon, IL

Iris J. Marqui, age 89, passed away on Sunday November 24, 2019 in her home. She was born on October 31, 1930 in St. Paul, MN the daughter of Owen and Evelyn (Harvey) Goff. She married Marvin Marqui on December 24, 1979. When Iris was younger she was an actress, director, and model. Once moving to Oregon, she worked for Ogle County Hospice in the office and also helping to establish the Hugs Program. In her spare time, she enjoyed cooking, sewing, and showing standard and miniature poodles in dog shows. She was also an active member of the Women’s Auxiliary for the Oregon VFW. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, and four sisters. Iris is survived by her son Gary Tompkins of Oregon; grandchildren, Tanya (Gerardo) Bahena of Converse, TX, Shannon Tompkins of Oregon, Sean (Jessica) Tompkins of Clarksville, TN, and Spencer Tompkins of Sandwich; and five great grandchildren with one on the way. A private burial will be done at Riverview Cemetery in Oregon. A celebration of life will be held on Friday December 13th beginning at 4:00 PM at the Oregon VFW.

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