William Horlick High School - Class of 1962  / Tucker, Marvin Leo

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Marvin Leo Tucker
Burlington, Wisconsin
 16 Jun 1944 - 30 Dec 2002

     BURLINGTON - Marvin Leo Tucker, 58, passed away on Monday, December 30, 2002, at Mount Carmel Medical and Rehabilitation Center in Burlington.
     He was born June 16, 1944, in East Chicago, Indiana to Leo and Martha (nee: Canady) Tucker and had resided in Burlington over 26 years.  On October 3, 1964, in Racine, he was united in marriage to Cheryl Diane Lensert.
     He was a graduate from Horlick High School and also received two years of education from Milwaukee School of Engineering.  He was employed for 10 years at Piggly Wiggly and then became a Technical Specialist for S.C. Johnson Wax, where he worked for 35 years.  Marvin was a member and had a strong commitment to Our Savior Lutheran Church.  He enjoyed hunting, camping, fishing, and canoeing.
     Survivors include his mother, Martha Tucker-Panko of Racine;  his wife Cheryl Tucker of Burlington;  daughter, Wendi (Timothy) Koenen of Elkhorn;  sons, Lance (Annette) Tucker of Waukesha and Jeffrey (Cathy) Tucker of Burlington;  grandchildren, Evan, Emily, Kaylee, Abigail, and McKenna;  sisters, Martha Schimanski, Karen (Chris) Gapko, Debra (Mark) Wells, Judi (Jim) Christensen, Pat (Doc) Spanske, and Lana (Loren) Schlagel;  brother, Bill Tucker; and brother-in-law, Wayne (Joan) Lensert.  He was preceded in death by his father, Leo Tucker in 1972;  and his grandparents.
     Services will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 417 South Kane Street, Burlington, on Friday, January 3, 2003, at 7 p.m. with Rev. Robert W. Bolling officiating.  Private family burial will take place at Burlington Cemetery.  Visitation will be at the church on Friday from 3:30 until 6:30 p.m.  Memorials have been suggested to Our Savior Lutheran Church in Burlington.  SCHUETTE-DANIELS FUNERAL HOME 625 South Browns Lake Drive, Burlington, 262-763-3434.  www.danielsfamilyfuneral.com  Originally published in the Racine Journal Times.

Spouse: Cheryl

Source: Racine Journal Times


Tucker, Marvin Leo