Obituary: Marlo Baetke


A graveside funeral service for Marlo D. Baetke, 76, of Bettendorf, will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, April 1, at Rock Island National Cemetery. Those wishing to attend the graveside service are asked to please arrive at Weerts Funeral Home, Davenport, by 10:45 a.m. Visitation will be Thursday, March 31, from 2-6 p.m. at the funeral home. Cremation rites will follow visitation.

Mr. Baetke died Thursday, March 24, 2022, at Unity Point Hospital, Bettendorf.

Marlo Baetke was born May 14, 1945, in Davenport, the son of Raymond and Gladys (Zable) Baetke.

Survivors include his children, Chad Baetke, Bettendorf, and Hope (Daniel) Brouwers, Davenport; four grandchildren; three great-grandsons; and his sisters, Karen Crosby and Cindy Baetke.

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