Marvin Dewyer Sr. PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 21 May 2010 09:33

DewyerMObitMarvin L. Dewyer Sr. passed away in his home on Thursday, May 20, 2010 after a brief fight against cancer.
Marvin was born on June 24, 1924 in Cygnet, Ohio to Ross Daniel and Ida Jane (Katzel).
Marvin was the youngest of 7 children. William, Carl, Howard, Helene, Sarah and Doris all preceded him in death. As a small child, he helped his mother bake pies to sell during the Depression to help support the family. As he got older, he helped with the family farm working on the field and tending to the dairy cattle.
After graduating from Cygnet High School, Marvin served as a Sergeant in the U.S. Army stationed in France during World War II. Upon returning home he was co-owner of the taxi service in Bowling Green.
On October 13, 1946 he married Shirley E. Duncan in North Baltimore and had been married for 62 years 10 months, when she passed away on August 8, 2008.

They had three children: Marvin L. Dewyer Jr., Tamela K. (Atkin) Turner (deceased), Kolleen "Kacy" (John) Crispen of Rawson, Ohio.
During these years Marvin owned the Sinclair and Sunoco station on North Main St. in Bowling Green and was a welder for Chicago Bridge and Iron. He then was a Sales representative for Lorraine Oil Company and a second shift Supervisor for Cain's Potato Chip Factory.
Marvin's greatest asset and love was his grandsons, closely followed by his passion for golf. He is survived by Joshua (Cady) Hutchinson, Middlefield, Ohio, Klinton "Satch" (Katie Carpenter) Crispen of Bowling Green and Nicholas (Lindsay) Crispen, Metamora, Ill. He is also survived by great-grandchildren Alexander, Lorelei, Kayla, Jordan and Evie.
Graveside services are at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at Wood County Memory Gardens.
Dunn Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be given to Bridge Home/Health & Hospice.
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