Marvin William Gagnon 93, of 1421 Delta Ave, Gladstone, MI passed away Saturday, December 5, 2020 at the Pinecrest Medical Care Facility, Powers, MI. Marvin was born February 11, 1927 to Albert and Irene (Cassell) Gagnon in Gladstone. He remained a lifelong resident of the Gladstone area.
Marvin was united in marriage to Verna Mae Thibeault on July 16, 1949 at the All Saints Catholic Church in Gladstone. He was a long-time member of All Saints Catholic Church. He was also a World War II veteran. Marvin retired from the Soo Line Railroad in 1988. He enjoyed woodworking and ice fishing.
Marvin is survived by his son Terry (Juanita) Gagnon of Fayetteville, NC; daughter Debra Holmes, of Iron Mountain; twin brother, Melvin (Aileen) Gagnon; sister, Elaine (Gagnon) Pepin; four grandchildren, Alison Vick, Alan Gagnon, Casey Holmes, Steven Holmes; five great grandchildren, Breana Vick, Liam Vick, Aubree Vick, Colin Holmes, Benjamin Holmes; numerous nieces and nephews and special lifelong friend Mary Ann Vito. He is preceded in death by his parents Albert and Irene Gagnon, stepfather Martin Caldwell; four brothers, Albert, Robert James, Richard and Robert Lee; three sisters, Dorothy, Beverly, and Catherine; a stepbrother John and two step sisters, Mary Jane and Margaret and a son-in-law, Donald Holmes.
Due to the Pandemic, there won’t be any public services. Marvin will be laid to rest at the Gardens of Rest Cemetery in Escanaba. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 309 South Front Street, Suite 233, Marquette, MI 49855. The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta Co. are assisting the Gagnon family.