Marvin R. Scheetz
Marvin R. Scheetz, 89, of Williams Township, PA, passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at his residence.
Born March 5, 1930 in Uhlerstown, PA, Marvin lived in Upper Black Eddy for thirty years and in Tennessee, before moving to Williams Township in 1994. He worked as a truck driver for Chemical Leaman Tank Lines in Nazareth, PA, for thirty-four years, retiring at the age of fifty-seven. During his time driving, Marvin became a member of the Million Mile Club. He was an avid outdoorsman. Marvin enjoyed hunting, camping, and boating. He helped form the Bridgeton Athletic Association in Upper Black Eddy, PA and served as a township supervisor for Bridgeton Township, PA.
Son of the late Oscar Scheetz, Sr. and Marion (Seivers) Scheetz, Marvin is survived by his daughter Gail Williams and her husband Leslie of Kintnersville, PA, his three sons Robert Scheetz and his wife Laurel of Kintnersville, PA, Marvin "Bill" Scheetz and his wife Jan of Walnutport, PA, and John Scheetz and his wife Ann of Mt. Bethel, PA, his sister Emma Repp, his eight grandchildren Scott Williams, Jeremy Scheetz, Holly McKenzie, Keith Williams, Heidi Scheetz, Heather Silfies, Morgan Kominski, and Dacota Scheetz, and his eighteen great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his beloved wife Dorothy Scheetz, his daughter Beth Ann Scheetz, and his brother Oscar Scheetz, Jr.
The family will receive relatives and friends for a visitation on Saturday, January 25, 2020 from 6-8 PM at the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Holland Township, NJ. Funeral services and interment at Upper Tinicum Cemetery will be held privately.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Myelodysplastic Syndrome, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.