Allan Arthur Marlow, 82, of Redfield, SD, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018 at the Redfield Care and Rehabilitation Center in Redfield. Following Allan’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no services. Arrangements have been entrusted to Hyke Funeral Home of Redfield (www.hykefuneralhome.com).
Allan Arthur Marlow was born April 6, 1936 in Redfield to Harold and Gladys (Larson) Marlow. After graduating from Redfield High School in 1955, Allan worked at the Redfield Dairy. He attended school in Minnesota where he became a welder. He then worked with NorthWestern Public Service (NorthWestern Energy) until his retirement.
In his spare time, Allan liked to hunt and fish. Car racing was another favorite pastime. He spent over 20 years helping Dave build race cars and supporting him at the track.
He is survived by his son, David (Stacey) Marlow of Redfield; his grandchildren: Melissa “Missy” Tompkins of Huron, SD; Jason (Samantha) Marlow of Redfield; Erick (Allison) Marlow of Redfield; and his great-granddaughters: Braelyn Tompkins and Thea Marlow. Allan is also survived by his siblings: Jim (Marlys) Marlow of Rapid City, SD; Kay (Bill) Green of Fairfield, CA; and Larry (Carol) Marlow of South Lake Tahoe, CA.
Allan was preceded in death by his daughter, Deanna “Dee” Tompkins in 2003.