Bob Marques, 76; football captain returned to teach at Everett
Bob Marques was a captain of the Everett High School football team before playing center and linebacker at Boston University and for the New York Titans of the American Football League in 1960. He then spent more than 30 years at Everett High School as a physical education teacher, assistant athletic director, and then vice principal. Mr. Marques, who retired from the school system in 1999, died Jan. 5 of kidney failure at Massachusetts General Hospital. A funeral Mass will be said today.