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Marvin Fager
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1922
Moses Lake
Grant County
Washington, USA
Death: May 5, 2012
La Grande
Union County
Oregon, USA

The Observer, Monday 14 May 2012
La Grande, Union County, OR

OBITUARIES
MARVIN FAGER
La Grande
1922 2012
Marvin Fager, 90, of La Grande, died May 5 at a local care center. At his request, there will not be a public service. Daniels-Knopp Funeral, Cremation and Life Celebration Center is in charge of the arrangements. Marvin was born Feb 25, 1922, the son of Harley and Maude (Smith) Fager in Moses Lake, Wash. The family moved to the Ladd Canyon Ranch in 1929. Marvin attended the Ladd Canyon Grade School through the eighth grade and then graduated from Union High School in 1939. He married Viola D. Martin in October 1945. She preceded him in death in November 1964. In May 1994, he married Lorna Oliveria in La Grande. Marvin was a lifetime rancher and orchardist on his ranch in Ladd Canyon. He enjoyed gardening and raising fish in the trout pond, and being with his family. From 1965 to 1995 he built many fireplaces and masonry projects throughout Union County. He loved to play music with family. He was a member of the Union Baptist Church. Survivors include s his wife, Lorna; children and their spouses, Janet and John Kelley, and Bob and Anita Fager of La Grande; five grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and other relatives. He was preceded in death by brothers, Vern, Fred, Howard and Albert; and sisters, Florence Pearson, Letha Hasse and Doris Hasse. Memorial contributions may be made to Union Baptist Church.

90 years 2 months 10 days.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Harley Alvin Fager (1881 - 1947)
  Maude L. Smith Fager (1881 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Viola D. Martin Fager (1927 - 1964)
 
 Siblings:
  Florence Pearson (1905 - 1966)*
  Vern Andrew Fager (1909 - 1959)*
  Fred Levie Fager (1911 - 1990)*
  Howard Woodrow Fager (1917 - 2000)*
  Marvin Fager (1922 - 2012)
  Doris June Fager Hasse (1925 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Island City Cemetery
Island City
Union County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: Edwyn J. Wilson
Record added: May 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90143911
Marvin Fager
Added by: Edwyn J. Wilson
 
Marvin Fager
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R.I.P. Marvin
- Neil Campo
 Added: Jun. 29, 2012
 
 
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