This excerpt taken from the MRO 8-K filed Oct 11, 2007.
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Marathon Oil Corporation Board member Douglas C. Yearley died on Sunday, October 7, 2007. He was 71 at the time of his death. Mr. Yearley had served as a director of Marathon since 1992.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.