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Canon City, CO 81212
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Marvin Lee

July 25, 1948 – September 22, 2018

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Marvin McDowell

Obituary for Marvin Lee McDowell

Marvin L. McDowell, 70, passed away unexpectedly September 22, 2018 in Pueblo, Colorado. He was born July 25, 1948 in Denver, Colorado to Wayne and Alletta (Williamson) McDowell. He was a Fremont County resident for most of his life, and attended Penrose School and Florence High School. In 1968 he enlisted in the Navy. After a 2 year tour he returned to his home in Penrose. Marv married Penny on November 1, 1986 in Penrose, Colorado. He worked in the construction field as a Heavy Equipment Operator for 45 years. He started working for Schmidt Construction Co. in 1970 and retired in 2015. In his younger years he loved to snow ski, water ski, and couldn't wait for hunting season. Marv will be remembered for his witty and quirky sense of humor. He strived to be a perfectionist in every project he set to do in life. He loved being around his family, his children and grandbabies that were the "Light of his life!"
Marv is survived by his wife, Penny McDowell; children, Ray McDowell, Ricky(April) Martin, Donnie McDowell, Nickii(Ryan) Hand; grandchildren, Joey McDowell, McKenna Martin, Malea Martin, Rhys Hand, and Nico Hand; brothers, Ronnie(Debbie) McDowell, Paul(Dian) McDowell, Kenny McDowell, Howard McDowell, Roy McDowell, Kieth McDowell, Tim McDowell; uncle, Clifford Williamson; aunt, Shirley Schnell; along with numerous nephews and nieces.
Marv was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Gary McDowell and Glenn McDowell.
Viewing will be Friday September 28th from 11am to 12pm at Holt Family Funeral Home. Graveside memorial service will be at 12:30 p.m. at Beaver Park Cemetery in Penrose Colorado. Celebration of Marv's life will be right after at his home 747 D St. Penrose. Everyone is welcome. Services have been entrusted to Holt Family Funeral Home. Online condolences,

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Friday, September 28th, 2018 12:30pm
Pastor Randy Pfaff
Beaver Park Cemetery
Penrose, CO