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Mark Scott Teel

Mark Scott Teel


Mark Scott Teel, 50, of Backus, passed away July 21, 2013, at home.

He was born to Theodore and Margaret (Stropes) Teel on May 4, 1963. He was the youngest of 10 children. Mark graduated from Pine River High School in 1984. He had attended the Pine River DAC since his graduation. They were his work family.

Mark is survived by his sister, Jennifer Hamilton (Paul) and their children, Lucas, Landon, Maggie, Clay and Clint, all of Backus; sister, Cathy Teel (Karl) and their children of Backus; sister, Marlene Lee (Alvin) of Davenport, Iowa; brothers, Gerald Teel (Janet), David Teel (Sue), both of Davenport, Iowa, Steven Teel (Pat) and Richard Teel (Patty), both of Buffalo, Iowa; 29 nieces and nephews; many great-nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Jimmy; sister, Nancy; sister-in-law, Shirley; and niece, Molly.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, July 26, at Lakeside Baptist Church, Backus. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with Kline Funeral Home, Pine River.