MARCUS, Iowa | Melvin J. Mayer, 86, of Marcus died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012 at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus, where he had been residing since May of 2011.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Marcus. Burial will be in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, rural Marcus. Visitation will begin 2 p.m. Wednesday, with the family present 5 to 8 p.m., at Earnest–Johnson Funeral Home in Marcus. There will also be one hour of visitation prior to the service on Thursday at the church.