Anton John "Johnny" Marx Jr.

He was retired from the Times Picayune Newspaper as an advertising salesman with 25 years service. Johnny was a native of New Orleans and a resident of Baton Rouge. He died at 10:50am Thursday, October 17, 2013, at The Flannery Oaks Guest House. Johnny was 69 and a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Visitation will be held at Rabenhorst Funeral Home East, 4:00pm to 8:00pm Monday. Visitation will resume Tuesday at Lakelawn Metairie Funeral Home, 11:00am until the religious service at 1:00pm. Interment will follow at Metairie Cemetery. He is survived by his wife: Harriet Brown Marx; children and step-children: Alicia Marx Murkowski & husband Jerry, Melissa Fagot & husband Eddie, Tim Brown & wife Kim, and Joey Brown & wife Sandra; grandchildren: Erica and Roman Murkowski, Brandi and Trenton Fagot, Tasha Brown and Eden Brown Bordelon & husband Brandon, Danielle Hill and Alex Brown, Andrew and Jared Brown; and four great-granddaugthers. Johnny was preceded in death by his parents: Anton, Sr. & Helen James Marx; his first wife: Andrea Marx; brother: Jairen Marx; stepson: Randy Brown; step-grandson: Brennan Brown. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research or St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital. An on-line guest registry is available at

Funeral Home

Rabenhorst Funeral Homes East
11000 Florida Boulevard Baton Rouge, LA 70815
(225) 272-9950

Published in from Oct. 18 to Oct. 25, 2013