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Marvin J. Grabill

January 15, 1943 ~ November 9, 2022 (age 79) 79 Years Old
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Marvin J. Grabill, age 79, of Elkhart, IN passed away on Wednesday, November 9, 2022 at Life Care Center in LaGrange, IN.  Mr. Grabill was born on January 15, 1943 in Goshen, IN to John and Helen (Hodge) Grabill.  In 1961, he graduated from Concord High School in Elkhart, IN.  Mr. Grabill served his country honorably with the United States Navy during the Vietnam War from 1963-1967.  Marvin was a skilled Tool and Die Maker for over 30 years.  With the help of his friend, Marvin owned and operated Phyl's Corner in Elkhart, IN for 15 years.  For 20 years, he and his son, Mark, enjoyed racing sprint cars together.  In his spare time,  Marvin enjoyed visiting his family and friends at Angel Automotive in Elkhart.  Once a year, Marvin really looked forward to getting together with his Naval Veteran friends.  

Survivors include:
Son, Mark Grabill of Goshen, IN.
Daughter, Audra and Damian Berry of New Mexico.
Son, Jonathan and Kate Grabill of Washington, D.C.
4 Grandchildren, Norene Berry, Andrew Grabill, Austin Grabill, and Mia Grabill.
Sister, Patricia Gerren of Howe, IN.
Brother, Dean and Sandy Grabill of Goshen, IN.
Marvin was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Sandra Booth.

There are no services scheduled at this time.

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