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Marvin C. Wood
Birth: Jan. 12, 1928
Death: Oct. 14, 1999

Basketball Coach. Member, Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame. Best known for coaching tiny Milan (IN) High School to the 1954 State Championship. This story inspired the movie "Hoosiers." He also coached at New Castle (IN) High School, Indianapolis North Central High School, and Mishawaka (IN) High School, as well as Bethel and St. Mary's colleges. 
 
Burial:
Asbury Cemetery
Morristown
Shelby County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 7, Lot 27
 
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Record added: Nov 17, 1999
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Marvin C. Wood
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Marvin C. Wood
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Coach Wood I will always remember the Milan game and how excided everyone for a school of your size to beat a big school. I'm sorry I forgot the name of the school you beat. But it will live on forever.
- MisMishawaka alumni 1948
 Added: May. 14, 2015
Mishawaka High School, Mishawaka, Indiana
- AMB
 Added: Nov. 26, 2012

- Ernest Sharpe Jr
 Added: Aug. 12, 2011
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