We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell
A funeral will be held Monday, December 31, 2012 for 81 year old Marvin Vickers of Granite City, IL, formerly of Rockwood, IL, who passed away Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the Gateway Regional Medical Center in Granite City, IL.
Marvin was born June 7, 1931 in Rockwood, IL, the son of William and Emma (McKenzie) Vickers.
He married Imogene Brawley on August 30, 2008 and she survives.
Also surviving is one daughter, Laura Vickers of Granite City, IL. One son, Dennis Vickers of Granite City, IL. Six sisters, Marion "Tudie" Frazer of Percy, IL, Marlene Eckert of Rockwood, IL, Marilyn Anderson and Marsha Kirkpatrick both of Granite City, IL, Millie Day of Springfield, MO and Maida Carson of Ava, IL. Two brothers, Milton Vickers of Perryville, MO and Michael Vickers of Hannibal, MO. One grandson also survives.
He was preceded in death by his parents, first wife Opal, one daughter, one sister and five brothers.
Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm Sunday, December 30, 2012 at the Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City, IL.
A funeral service for 81 year old Marvin Vickers will be at 10am Monday, December 31, 2012 at the Irwin Chapel with Pastor Corey Penn officiating.
Burial will be in the Lake View Memorial Gardens in Fairview Heights, IL.
Memorials can be made to the American Heart Association.