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Marion Lee Giger, age 89, of Lamar, Missouri passed away Friday, May 1, 2020, at Freeman Hospital West, Joplin, Missouri after a short illness.
Marion was born October 26, 1930 in Irwin, Missouri, to Grover Marion Giger and Theo (Riddle) Giger. On September 17, 1954, Marion married Leila Ellen Clark in Kenoma, Missouri.
Marion worked as a crop and cattle farmer and also worked as a stomp shear operator at Thorco retiring in 2000. He was a member of the Lamar VFW.
Survivors include his wife, Leila; a son, Richard Giger (Derelene Knight), Lamar, Missouri; son-in-law, Dean Braudaway; six grandchildren, Dusty (Amy) Giger, Josh (Brenna) Giger, Austin Phipps, Casey (Jo) Phipps, Brent (Amy) Phipps and Justin Braudaway as well as six great-grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were his parents; a daughter, Joyce Braudaway; one brother and three sisters.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at Daniel Funeral Home with burial to follow in Sheldon Cemetery.
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#10 Lamar MoNeal & Jan VanGilder 2020-05-07 18:02
Our sincerest sympathies to the Giger family! Prayers for comfort and peace!
#9 Carterville, MissouriGlenda Willis 2020-05-06 13:06
Aunt Leila and Richard ,
I am so sorry to hear about Uncle Marian .. Due to this virus and me having a cough and all fever we felt we shouldn’t attend the service . It would break my heart if I thought I passed anything on to you or anyone . We are continuing to hold you up in prayer. IWe will see you soon . Love and hugs to you all.
Love. Glenda and Rusty
#8 LamarDenzil Voorhees 2020-05-05 23:15
Richard, Ivan and I are so sorry in the loss of your father. I have known him most of my life since my parents lived in same area and you and my nephew being great friends..loved your Aunt Ethel also..she was a lot of fun.Our prayers and thoughts are with you. Ivan and Denzil
#7 Lees Summit,MoGloria Jean Swanson 2020-05-05 14:09
Ijust seen this. I am so sorry for your loss. Richard, Derelene and all of the family you have my sympathy and prayers.
Love & Hugs.
John & Aunt Glorjean
#6 RE: Marion Lee GigerBarb Thrasher 2020-05-05 14:04
Our condolences to the Giger family. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers as you celebrate the memory of your husband, father,and grandfather. We're so sorry for your loss. The Thrashers
#5 FloridaShane Bryant 2020-05-04 22:53
So sorry for the loss of Uncle Marion. I wish I could be there in person. My thoughts and prayers are with the family
#4 Sheldon MOLinda Elderton 2020-05-04 21:05
My thoughts and prayers are with you you at this difficult time...gk
#3 Lamar MOChris & Becci Jones 2020-05-04 18:30
Richard and Derelene, Sorry to hear about Marion's passing. He was such a good customer and a great man to know. Prayers for healing
#2 Midland, TexasThomas Harman 2020-05-04 13:28
Sad to hear that Marion has passed away.
To the entire Giger family, Mary Ann and I extend our deepest sympathies for your loss.
#1 Lamar MoPeggy Burns 2020-05-04 03:31
sorry for your loss

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