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Marvin Griesan

d. June 2, 2017

Marvin Griesan

GRIESAN, MARVIN, 71, died June 2, 2017 in Sebring, FL. He was born in Pueblo, CO. He attended Southern State College (now CSU-Pueblo). He served in the U.S. Army (1969-1973) and was owner of a Marine Boat Parts Store in Palm Beach County, where he was well known and loved as "Red" for his helpfulness to others in getting their boats running. Well known and loved as "Chicken Man" in Highlands County for his love of life, all animals but especially chickens and dogs. He is survived by his mother, Lola (Faiola) Griesan, age 91 and his father, Pascle (Pat) Griesan, age 102; children, Denise (Robert) Skinner, Jeri Lynn (Andrew) Bishop and their children, Ashton, Taylor and Sienna; sister, Kathryn (Lee) Schermerhorn, Gloria (Stephen) Eller and their children, Stephen (Nicole) Eller and their sons, Zachary and Alexander, Timothy Eller, sister, Sheila (Steven) Ketterman and their children, Brian and Holly; brother, Ray Griesen, brother, Thomas (Jean) Griesen and their children, Deanna, Bonnie , Wendy, Lili and Valerie; former wife, Cynthia (Gerald) Johnson and other children, Jennifer Johnson and Brian Johnson. Donations may be made to one's favorite charity.

Condolences or Life Stories may be expressed in his Guestbook. Morris Funeral Chapel, Sebring, Fl.

Survived By

Lola (Faiola) Griesan, Mother
Pascle (Pat) Griesan, Father
Denise (Robert) Skinner, Daughter
Jeri Lynn (Andrew) Bishop, Daughter
Ashton, Taylor and Sienna
Kathryn (Lee) Schermerhorn, Sister
Gloria (Stephen) Eller, Sister
Stephen (Nicole) Eller, Her Son
Zachary and Alexander, His Sons
Timothy Eller, Her Son
Sheila (Steven) Ketterman, Sister
Brian and Holly, Her Children
Ray Griesen, Brother
Thomas (Jean) Griesen, Brother
Deanna, Bonnie , Wendy, Lili and Valerie, His Children
Cynthia (Gerald) Johnson, Former Wife
Jennifer Johnson and Brian Johnson, Other Children


Place Of Birth: Pueblo, CO.
Place Of Death: Sebring, FL
Date Of Death: June 2, 2017
A veteran of the U.S. Army

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