BETTENDORF — Marvin C. Hintze, 87, formerly of Bettendorf, died Friday, March 17, 2017, at Senior Star at Elmore Place, Davenport.

Funeral Services and Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 22, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Bettendorf. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at McGinnis-Chambers Funeral Home in Bettendorf. Burial will follow at Holy Family Cemetery in Davenport with military honors conducted by the Bettendorf Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9128. Memorials may be made to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church.

Marvin was born Oct. 1, 1929, in Bettendorf, the son of William and Ottillie (Lemcke) Hintze. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. On Sept. 9, 1950, he was united in marriage to Doris H. Klauer at Our Lady of Lourdes Church.

Marvin was retired from Case IH. He also was a volunteer firefighter with the Bettendorf Fire Department for 22 years. He also owned and operated Marv’s Tap on State Street in downtown Bettendorf for many years.

An avid fisherman and hunter, he had cabins on the Wapsi River and enjoyed hunting in Colorado. Marvin was proud to have been on an Honor Flight of the Quad-Cities.

Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Doris; his sons and daughters-in-law; Joe and Teresa Hintze of Long Grove, Steve and Sue Hintze of Lochbuie, Colorado, Dennis and Barb Hintze of Long Grove, and Mike and Tracy Hintze of Draper, Utah; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and his brother, Lawrence Hintze of Davenport.

Marvin was preceded in death by his parents; his sisters: Jackie Richardson and Shirley Van Sant; his brothers: Richard and Bill; and one great-grandson, Cael Burmeister.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting Marvin’s obituary at

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