Resident of Ferndale, WA.
Marvin Julius Rody was called home on June 3, 2014. He was born November 11, 1938 in Tacoma, Washington and died at his home in Ferndale, Washington. Marvin graduated from Lincoln High School in Tacoma. He served in the US Army and was stationed in Korea. He worked for U S West for 34 years and for the Bellevue School District for 10 years.
He loved gardening and landscaping which he learned from his father. Marvin was very active in Gideon’s International and the Whatcom New Life Assembly Church where he served on the Board.
He is survived by his wife Doris Mae; daughter Teri Lynn Eide (husband Kirk) of Forks, WA; son Michael Scott Rody (wife Chelly) of Jakarta, Indonesia; grandchildren Hayden and Gabriel Eide, Elizabeth (Sam) Tjepkema, Tianna Morrison, James and Julius Rody; sisters Charlotte Corsentino and Patricia Owen as well as numerous great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Farewell Tribute Information
Services will be held at Whatcom New Life Assembly on June 27th at 4:00 PM. Donations Information
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Whatcom New Life Building Fund or Gideon’s International.