Pops
Marvin Medford Drake
  • 81 years old
  • Date of birth: Apr 8, 1932
  • Date of passing: Jun 29, 2013
Let the memory of Marvin be with us forever

This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Marvin Drake "Pops", 81, born on April 8, 1932 and passed away on June 29, 2013. We will remember him forever.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Ralph Bravoco on 9th July 2013

"Vivian and I had great times playing cards with Gwen and Marvin for close to 25 years. Marvin had a wonderful sense of humor and we will miss him. We also miss all the wonderful e-mails he sent us with such beautiful sights. We have saved many of them. Each time we look at them we will remember Marvin , again. Gwen, please know we wish you well in the coming years."

This tribute was added by Tamara Hall on 7th July 2013

"Oh my,where to start....First and formost...I am so so very sorry for your loss,Marvin was a very special man in my heart,I loved him and Gwen..togeather they made one very special couple.Funny and sweet.you are in our Prayers.Gwen please call me when u can...I have the same number,and would love to hear from you.lots of hugs and prayers!! Tamara Hall"

This tribute was added by Brooke Binford on 3rd July 2013

"Pops was a special person to me & always will be. I am so thankful that I got to have such a great & wonderful bond with him, not many grand kids have that opportunity. I will definitely miss him calling & singing happy birthday to me, the big hugs he loved to give & most importantly his orneriness. I will cherish every memory. I love you Pops & miss you. I can't wait to see you again."

This tribute was added by Don Shaver on 2nd July 2013

"Marvin was a wonderful uncle to me and brother to my mother. I will always remember his sense of humor and keen wit. He cared about people and made sure everyone he came into contact with left with a smile. He will be missed."

This tribute was added by Becky Kroll on 1st July 2013

"I did not know him well, but I do know his daughter Rhonda and how much she loved her Daddy. From her love and his actions I know that he was an exceptional man."

This tribute was added by Rhonda St. James on 30th June 2013

"Saturday, my precious father passed from this life to life eternal. I consider it a privilege to have cared for him, these last 8 months, as he warred, mightily, to regain his health. The last week of his life, he made the decision to call in Hospice, relax, and let "nature take its course". I am happy to report he was surrounded by his family, who adored him, when he left this world."


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Brooke Binford

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