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MARVIN 'BUTCH' MARK MASANZ
Iowa City

Marvin "Butch" Mark Masanz, 72, of Iowa City, Iowa, died unexpectedly as a result of an accident at his home on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020. There will be a time of public visitation held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Services. Private graveside services with military honors will be held
at 10 a.m. Saturday at Memory Gardens Cemetery. These services will be livestreamed for the public to view Saturday morning at the service time. To view, please search "Remembering Marvin Masanz" on Facebook and request to join the group.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in his memory. For a complete obituary and to share a thought, memory or condolence, please visit the funeral home website at www.gayandciha.com.
Social distancing standards will be in place along with the expectation of all in attendance to wear a mask. If you arrive without one will be provided to you by the funeral home. Thank you for supporting Marvin's family with your presence and being conscientious in doing so.
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