Born in 1908 in Marshall, Minnesota, Fr. Marks was ordained for the Archdiocese of St. Paul in 1936. He was incardinated into the Diocese of New Ulm when the diocese was formed in 1957.
Fr. Marks assignment history:
- Associate, St. Mark, Shakopee, 1936-1939
- Associate, St. Dominic, Northfield, 1939-1940
- Administrator, Our Lady, Mannanah and the mission of St. Columban, Greenleaf, 1940-1941
- Administrator, St. Philip, Litchfield, 1941-1942
- Associate, Guardian Angels, Hastings, 1942
- Associate, Immaculate Conception, Faribault, 1942-1945
- Pastor, St. Dionysius, Tyler, 1945-1954
- Pastor, St. John, Hector, 1954-1962
- Pastor, St. Clotilde, Green Valley, 1962-1979
Fr. Marks died in 1979 at the age of 71.