DeWayne Marvin Brockway

Monday, April 17, 2017

DeWayne Marvin Brockway, 77, Nevada, died Sunday, April 16. DeWayne was born March 1, 1940, in Muscatine, Iowa, to James Marvin Rema (Shellenbarger) Brockway. He was united in marriage to Kathleen M. Caviness on June 23, 1981, in Jackson, Minn., and she survives of the home.

In addition to his wife, Kathleen, he is survived by one son, David Brockway, Kingman, Ariz.; four daughters, Jeannie Pforts of Marshalltown, Iowa, Sandy McElhinney, Morningsun, Iowa, Tina Gilmore and her husband, John, Milo, Stacie O’Neil and her husband, Stacie, Nevada; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Rena Brockway; one son, Carl Messer; and one granddaughter.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the family in care of Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada.

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