Marvin L. Berends 88, died Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at Newton Medical Center. He was born April 4, 1927 in Park Creek, Kansas.
He is survived by two daughters Alice Barnes and her husband Earl and Katherine Kay Berends. One brother Bill Berends and 3 sisters Elsie Hamilton, Lois Nicholas and Joyce Padgett. He is also survived by 2 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his wife Anita Berends and one brother Robert Berends.
Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 2, 2016 at Petersen Funeral Home chapel with Pastor Chip Bungard of First Baptist Church presiding. Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday evening with the family receiving friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to Caring Hands Humane Society in care of Petersen Funeral Home
Fair winds and following seas sailor.
“Boatswain… Standby to pipe the side… Shipmate’s going Ashore…”
Thank you Marvin for your service to this nation. U.S. Navy.