Marlene K. Silvers, 82, of East Moline, Illinois, died Wednesday, April 22, 2020, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf, Iowa, after a long battle with heart disease.
Cremation will take place at Trimble Crematory, Moline, under the direction of Cremation Society of the Quad Cities.
Marlene was born as Marlene K. Martin on May 14th, 1937, in Iowa City, the beautiful daughter to Fred and Greeta (Kline) Martin.
Marlene enjoyed spending the holidays with her family and playing euchre with her friends. She loved being with her grandchildren and watching them grow. She whole heartedly loved being a grandma and felt very blessed every time another child was born adding great to her name before grandma. Marlene was a wonderful grandmothers and cared for all who entered into her life. She made many friends whom are now seen as family and will be missed by all.
Marlene is survived by six children, Robyn (Michael) Terwiliger of Galva, Illinois, Rene Richard of Bettendorf, Iowa, David Abrahamsen of Lincoln, Illinois, Dale (Wanda) Abrahamsen of Davenport, Robert (Beverly) Abrahamsen of Davenport, and Don (Dawn) Silvers of Moline; many grandchildren; siblings, Marilee Martin of Moline, Janett (Thomas) Upton of Moline, and Thurese Paulson of Minneapolis, Minnesota; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Glenn Martin.