Marvin Allen Krantz passed away suddenly on Tuesday, December 27, 2011 in Grande Prairie, Alberta.
Marvin was a longtime resident of Salmon Arm, BC. He worked at the Observer Newspaper in Salmon Arm for 35 years. In 1991, Marvin and Nancy moved to Grande Prairie, where they enjoyed the rest of their lives.
He was predeceased by his wife Nancy Krantz.
He is survived by his daughter Betty Lou Schick of Edmonton, son Randy (Deb) Krantz of Marysville, BC, son James Krantz of Penticton, son Murray Krantz of Edmonton; daughter Ingrid (David) Ostrom of Grande Prairie, Son Brad (Val) of Summerland, BC, son David (Kim) Erb of Victoria, BC, granddaughters Heather (Nick) Watson and Crystal Lane, grandson Douglas Krantz, granddaughter Nancy (Dustin) Edey, grandson Robert Ostrom, granddaughter Samantha Ostrom, grandson Preston Ostrom, granddaughters Cassandra and Kylie Erb, grandsons Phillip and Kennith, great-grandson Lucas Watson, great-granddaughter Averie Watson, great-grandson Derrick Edey.
Marvin will be sadly missed by his family, extended family and many friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta or to the QEII Hospital Foundation.
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