Marvin Walter Wetzel, 79, of Medora, passed away at 7:45 p.m., Thursday, November 16, 2023, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on August 15, 1944, in Seymour, to the late Jake &Anna Woods Wetzel. Marvin was a 1962 graduate of Seymour High School. He was a United States Army Veteran. He was a maintenance worker and truck driver for Spartans, Crane Hill Machine, Boknecht Trucking, &Hallow Farms.
On December 7, 1970, he married Bonnie Jean Henderson Wetzel, and she preceded him in death on June 19, 2023, after 52 years of marriage. Marvin &Bonnie were blessed with 3 children: Jennifer (LD) Martin, Jeremy (Jessica) Wetzel, &Julie (Adam) Clines. Also surviving are grandchildren: Dakota (Taylor) Wetzel, Savanna (Sam) Neal, Tyler Wetzel, Chloe (Ryan) Kaiser, Corey Martin, Josie Young, &Jake Clines; Marvin’s daughters: Margie (Gary) Day, Iris (John) Fisher, &Felicia (Chris) Mullins; grandchildren: Tabitha, Eric, April, Jesse, Josh, Cody, &several great grandchildren.
Marvin was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and several siblings.
Funeral Services for Marvin will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, November 19, 2023, at Johnson Funeral Home with Bob Persinger officiating. Friends may visit with the family on Sunday from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. The burial will take place at Weddleville Cemetery with full military gravesite rites. Memorial contributions may be given to the Wetzel Family.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.johnsonfh.net.