Marks Mortuary - Wood River Illinois

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Lynn D. Unterbrink, 92, passed away 8:30 pm, Thursday, April 9, 2020 at Fountain View Memory Center in Granite City.

Born September 7, 1927 in Alton, he was the son of Albert and Elfleda (Short) Unterbrink.

A U.S. Marine Corps, World War II veteran, he graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a Master's Degree in Social Work working at various schools.  He was a long-time volunteer at "Friends Indeed" in Springfield.

Surviving are two daughters, Linda (Jim) Nelson of Lakewood, CO, Cathy Ross of Springfield, IL; four grandchildren, Megan Youkin, Andrew Nelson, Lauren Shelley, Hannah Ross; three great grandchildren, Lucy Yoiukin, Isla Rigoni and Charlotte Youkin; brother, Ray Unterbrink of Midland, TX; sister, Joyce Hutchens; and several nieces and nephews.

His parents; brother, Milton Unterbrink, sisters, Ruth Volz and Esther Hazen; and granddaughter, Hilary Ross preceded in death.

In accordance with his wishes, his body was cremated.

Burial will be in Valhalla Memorial Park in Godfrey at a later date.

Marks Mortuary in Wood River is in charge of arrangements.