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Obituary for Marvin Lee Steed

Marvin Lee Steed

December 7, 1927 - December 28, 2015

Marvin Lee Steed passed away December 28, 2015 at the age of 88.  He passed peacefully at his home of natural causes.

 

He was born December 7, 1927 to Raphael Lee and Maybelle Moore Steed in Ogden, Utah.  He graduated from Ogden High School and Weber State College.

 

He was married to Shirley Mae Hill in 1946 in the Logan LDS Temple.

 

Marvin was a gifted vocalist singing in high school musicals, funerals, and he even sang a solo for an LDS Bishops meeting in General Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah.

 

He enlisted in 1945 in the United States Army.  After completion of his service he began his banking career at First Security Bank, North Park Bank in Logan then started Old West Mortgage Company in 1977 where his sons continue on in that business.

 

He held various positions in the LDS church.  Marvin loved skiing, hunting, and fishing with his family; also airplanes and buying classic old cars.

 

Marvin is survived by his wife Shirley Mae; four children, Sharma VanDyke Stotts (Jim), Sherrie Craig (Gil), David Steed (Linda), Richard Steed (Janice); 22 grandchildren, 39 great grandchildren, and 9 great-great grandchildren.

 

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Larry; sister, Darlene and one great grandson, Tyler.

 

Per his wishes there will be no viewing or funeral services.  A graveside dedicatory prayer will be Saturday, January 2, 2016 at12:00 noon at Mountain View Cemetery in Eden, Utah.

 

We extend our thanks to the gracious nurses and staff at Peak Specialty Group and Hospice for their kind and tender care who made his last few months comfortable.

 

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to Primary Childrens Hospital.

 

Condolences may be sent to www.leavittsmortuary.com.

 

 

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Date: Saturday, January 2, 2016

Time: 12:00 pm -

Mountain View Cemetery, 5555 South 2700 North, Eden, Utah


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Born: December 7, 1927
Died: December 28, 2015

Condolences for Marvin Lee Steed

Martha Craig posted on1/2/16

to Sherrie and Gil, so sorry for your loss. I know he is in a better place. You will have peace in the process of mourning him. He was a handsome man and raised a good family. He had a good turn on earth.

 

Joe Markland posted on1/1/16

Dave I am sorry to hear of the passing of your father. I have such fond memories of your family, parents and your home on Tyler. I remember water skiing with your parents at Pine View in that big tuna of a boat! I recall your dad having a CB radio that was fun to use. We always got a kick out of your dad being in his pajamas at 6 o'clock at night. Having gone through the loss of my father, I know how you are feeling. It is a blessing not to see them suffer but we will always long for them. I sincerly hope and pray you and your family will find comfort. Your friend, Joe Markland

 

Robert Glasmann posted on1/1/16

Dear Sherry and family, I am saddened to learn of your loss. With sincere condolences, --Bob

 

Charlie Simineo posted on1/1/16

Rich: Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers as you make this journey called grief. Charlie

 

Sherrie posted on12/31/15

I will miss you.

 

Liz posted on12/31/15

RIP

 

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