He passed away peacefully at the age of 83. Marvin was born on July 21, 1928 in Edgar, Wisconsin; and moved to Michigan in 1953. He was currently of Holt.
He is survived by his wife Donna of 61years; his children: Thomas (MaryLou) Piehl of Traverse City, Patricia Barrett of Holt, Janet VanDouser of Holt; five grandchildren: Richard (Lisa) Barrett of Grand Ledge, Christina (Daniel) Schuesler of Pinckney, SFC Jeffrey (Heather) Barrett of Yelm, Washington, Benjamin Piehl of Arlington, Virginia, and Pamela VanDouser of Charlotte, North Carolina; and five great-grandchildren.
Marvin served in the Army during the Korean War, and was later employed by Christman Construction Company. He enjoyed the outdoors; loved fishing, hunting, boating and spending time with his family.
The memorial service for Marvin E. Piehl will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lansing Stoneleigh Residence, 4052 Legacy Parkway, Suite 200, Lansing, Michigan 48911.