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Marvin Frank Tiede - September 17, 2012


Marvin Frank Tiede, 82, of Grand Island, Neb., formerly of Overton, Neb., passed away Monday, Sept. 17, 2012 at Wedgewood Care Center in Grand Island.
He was born March 14, 1930, in Iliff, Colo. to Karl F. and Edna (Ashbaugh) Tiede. Marvin moved with his family as a boy to Overton. He graduated from Overton High School. Marvin served his country during the Korean Conflict in the United States Air Force from Oct. 5, 1950, until being honorably discharged on Oct. 4, 1954.
Marvin was united in marriage to Donella Heath on Sept. 7, 1951, in Overton. One son, Garry was blessed to this marriage.
The family moved to various places in Nebraska, including Elm Creek, Minden, Lexington and then the family spent over 20 years in Grant. Marvin worked for Roberts Cattle Company in Lexington and Grant. While living in Grant, he was active in the Lions Club, Farm Bureau and served on the Grant Co-op board. When Garry was small, Marvin was a Boy Scout leader. He was also a member of the Lexington and Overton American Legions.
He was a member of the United Methodist Churches in Grant and Overton.
Survivors include his son, Garry and girlfriend Shari Wenick of Odessa, Neb.; three brothers: Karl and wife Beulah Tiede of Overton, Murl and wife Eileen Tiede of Elwood, Neb,. Fred Tiede of Belen, N.M.; One sister, Martha Tiede of Kearney, Neb.; close friends, Gene and Dorothy Terry of Lewellen, Neb.; mother-in-law, Mildred Heath of Curtis, Neb.
Marvin was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Donella in 2006; two brothers, Jim and Joy and one sister, Marvelle.
It was Marvin’s wishes that his body be cremated. There will be no visitation.
A memorial celebration of Life will be Thursday, Sept. 20, at the United Methodist Church in Overton with Reverend Steve Smith officiating.
Inurnment with military gonors will be in the Overton Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to the family for later designation.
Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington is in charge of arrangements. Please forward online condolences to the family through: reynoldslovefuneralhome.com.