MARVIN DEPAUW (1919 - 2012)

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A private service will be held for Marvin John DePauw, 93, of Paradise. Marvin passed away on Sunday, April 29, 2012 in Paradise.

He was born February 12, 1919 to Henry and Mabel DePauw in Luverne, Minnesota. In 1954, he moved to Chico, where he worked for Longfellow Lumber, and then worked at Chico State as custodial security. Marvin was an avid bingo player and was a member of SIRS and Durham American Legion Post 673.

Marvin is survived by his three daughters, Sharon Seger of Paradise, Andrea Averill of Chico, and Pamela Ballenger of Chico; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ella in 1995.

Donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation, in care of the Bidwell Chapel.

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Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on May 2, 2012