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William "Red" Marvin

Born: Fri., Sep. 7, 1934
Died: Thu., Apr. 19, 2018


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Sun., Apr. 22, 2018
Location: Hanley and Sons

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Mon., Apr. 23, 2018
Location: Hanley and Sons

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William “Red” Marvin, 83 of South Bend passed away suddenly on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at Memorial Hospital, South Bend with his family by his side.

He was born on September 7, 1934 in South Bend to the late Glenn E. and Marian A. (Ellis) Marvin.

On February 2, 1957 in South Bend he married Barbara A. Bokory who preceded him in death on June 20, 2009.  He was also preceded in death by his son, David J. Marvin on September 18, 2017, granddaughter, Lindasay Unruh on Swepterber 5, 2010, a sister, Martha Jane Melton and a brother, Burl Marvin.

Red is survived by his daughter, Debra J. Shidaker (Martin Rawlston) of South Bend, two sons, Gregg W. Marvin and Gary W. (Lancie) Marvin both of South Bend, and a daughter-in-law, Dawn Marvin of Mishawaka and his ten grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.  He is also survived by two sisters, Joyce White of Florence, AL and Phyllis Casper of Mishawaka and a brother, Jerry Marvin of Elkhart.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army.  After the service Red started up his own company, Asphalt Engineers where he not only ran the company but enjoyed working at for 43 years.

When Red wasn’t working he enjoyed going bowling and spending time with his family whom he loved and cherished.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 22nd from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Hanley and Sons Funeral Home “Southwest Chapel” located at State Rd 23/W. Ireland Rd, South Bend.  Funeral services will be held in the funeral home on Monday, April 23rd at 11:00 AM.  Burial will follow at Southlawn Cemetery, South Bend.

The family request memorial contributions be made to the American Heart Association of Northern Indiana, 6100 West 96th St., Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46278.

The HANLEY and Sons Funeral Home handled arrangements, services and extends its deepest sympathy and heartfelt prayers to the Marvin family.

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