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Marcella Soukup


Marcella Soukup, 86, of Calmar, Iowa, died on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, at Mercy Hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Spillville with the Rev. Robert Gross presiding. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at the St. Wenceslaus School Gym in Spillville. There will be a rosary at 4 p.m. and a Scripture service at 7 p.m. on Friday. There will also be visitation after 9 a.m. on Saturday morning at the church.
Marcella's survivors include three daughters, Connie Arens, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Joni Kubesh, Peosta, Iowa, and Janice (Russ) Turner, Oelwein, Iowa; three sons, Marvin Jr. (Mary) Soukup, Calmar, Iowa, Dale (Deb) Soukup, Marion, Iowa, and Douglas (Betty) Soukup, Calmar, Iowa; grandchildren, Scott (Angie) Pope, Penny (Greg) Mara, Heather (Tom) Barbee, Shelby (Brian) White, Heidi (Josh) Beals, Adam (Rachel) Hesse, Ben (Beth) Hesse, Ryan Soukup, Melody (Kirk) Ollendieck, Jenny (Jared) Zeutenhorst, Amy Soukup, Ashley Soukup, Melissa (Reid) Elsbernd, Michael Soukup, Kyle (Dayna) Soukup and Zach (Erica) Soukup; 17 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews; and one sister-in-law, Lois Phillips, Calmar, Iowa.
Marcella was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin; son-in-law, John Kubesh; parents, Jerome and Julia (Frana) Phillips; father and mother-in-law, Carl and Regina (Woldan) Soukup; brother, Bernard Phillips; and brother-in-law, James (Mary) Soukup.