Marvin L. Aeschleman


Marvin L. Aeschleman

Roanoke, Woodford County, Illinois, USA
Death 15 Mar 2018 (aged 83)
Roanoke, Woodford County, Illinois, USA
Burial Roanoke, Woodford County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 208137207 View Source
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Marvin L. Aeschleman, 83, of Raonoke, passed away at 9:40 p.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at the Apostolic Christian Home of Roanoke.

He was born on November 6, 1934 in Roanoke, IL to Albert and Tillie Harms Aeschleman. He married Sandra Springer on June 17, 1983 in Las Vegas, NV.

Surviving are his children, Mark (Donna) Aeschleman of Roanoke; Lori Shepard of El Paso; three grandchildren, Corey (Libby) Aeschleman; Scott Shepard; Seth Shepard; two step children, Kerry (Brian) Kleen; Ron (Zahar) Johnson; five step grandchildren; one brother, Marvin (Marlene) Aeschleman of Roanoke; and one sister, Mildred Wehrli of Roanoke.

He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant sister Dolly Mae.

Marvin proudly served his country and was an Army veteran.

Marvin worked at Ulrich manufacturing in Roanoke for 13 years and then he and his brother Harley were co-owner and operator of Aeschleman’s gas station in Roanoke for 15 years. Marvin was then elected numerous times and served a served 24 years as the Roanoke Township road commissioner before retiring in 2000.

He volunteered on the Roanoke Fire Department for many years retiring as acting chief. He was a member of the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Benson.

Marvin loved the outdoors where he enjoyed hunting and was a great fisherman. He loved food and drink and had a passion for cooking.

Per his request cremation rites will be accorded. A celebration of life and visitation will be held at a later date.

The family would like to extend its thanks to the staff at the Apostolic Christian Home in Roanoke for the loving care that was given to Marvin for his short time there.

Memorial contributions may be given to the Roanoke Ambulance.

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