Let the memory of Marvin be with us forever
  • 81 years old
  • Born on April 8, 1932 .
  • Passed away on June 29, 2013 .

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.

Posted by Ralph Bravoco on July 9, 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.
Posted by Tamara Hall on July 7, 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
Posted by Brooke Binford on July 3, 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.
Posted by Don Shaver on July 2, 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.
Posted by Becky Kroll on July 1, 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.
Posted by Rhonda St. James on June 30, 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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