Roger A. Marvel – Glenwood, formerly of Manchester

Local Visitation:  Monday, January 18, 2021, 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M., Peterson Mortuary, 212 S. Locust Street, Glenwood, Iowa.

Local Services:  Tuesday, January 19, 2021, 2:00 P.M., Trinity Lutheran Church, 512 2nd Street, Glenwood, Iowa.

Visitation, Earlville, Iowa: Wednesday,  January 20, 2021, 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M., Clifton-Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 110 North West Street, Earlville, Iowa.

Graveside Services:  Thursday, January 21, 2021, 3:00 P.M., Pine View Cemetery, Delaware, Iowa.

Roger Allen Marvel, 72 of Glenwood, Iowa formerly of Manchester, Iowa passed away at his home on January 15, 2021. He was born March 13, 1948 in Hastings, Nebraska to James Oren and Beulah Imogene (Maw) Marvel.

Roger was united in marriage to Marilyn Ann Hillers on February 19, 1972 in Delaware, Iowa. To this union four children were born; Hilary, Jeremy, Nicholas and Dustin. The family moved to Glenwood in 1985. Roger graduated from Brown Institute of Radio Broadcasting and became a radio D.J. prior to entering the insurance industry where he worked for more than 40 years until his retirement. He enjoyed making videos, fishing, boating and tinkering in his garage. Roger cherished spending time with the grandchildren and great-grandchildren while attending as many of their activities as possible.

Preceding Roger in passing were his parents, 6 brothers-in-law and 2 sisters-in-law. Survivors include his wife Marilyn Marvel of Glenwood, Iowa; children Hilary (Jason) Grundmann of Omaha, Nebraska; Jeremy (Katy) Marvel of Glenwood, Iowa; Nicholas Marvel of Carroll, Iowa; Dustin (Kristy) Marvel of Omaha, Nebraska; 10 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; sisters Janice Smith of Tampa, Florida; Sharon (Russ) Brundige of Las Vegas, Nevada; Wauneta Warwick of Omaha, Nebraska; sisters-in-law Marlene Reth and Muriel Hillers both of Manchester, Iowa; several nieces, nephews, extended relatives and friends.

Memorials may be directed to the family.

 

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