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PILKENTON, MARVIN DOUGLAS, 83, passed away Wednesday June 25, 2014 at Norton Suburban Hospital.

Marvin was born March 19, 1931 in London, KY, and returned to the Kingdom of God June 25, 2014. Marvin had worked for General Electric and for the NASA Apollo Space Program where he was instrumental in the success of the lunar rover system. Marvin was also active in local and state political campaign efforts.

He was preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Isabelle, and his wife, Shirley. He leaves behind his four children, Douglas, Kathryn, Michael, and Stephen; his niece, Anne; and six wonderful grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Arch L. Heady at Resthaven, 4400 Bardstown Road with private entombment in Resthaven Memorial Park. Visitation will be Friday June 27, 2014 from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy are suggested to his church, St. Barnabas Catholic Church.


Published in The Courier-Journal on June 27, 2014
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