August 6, 1923 – September 9, 2009
Marvin Orvil Rau went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 9, 2009 at the age of 86 years. Survived by his wife Irene Gresko, two daughters Marilyn (David) Tippett and their children Daniel, Alana, Mike, and Bev Graham and her children Jeremey (Wendy), Jess, Chris, Corey, son Gordon Rau of Red Deer, brother Vern (Harriett) Rau of Red Deer, two sisters Ella Kranzler of Strathmore and Gloria (Frank) Collinge of Red Deer. Sadly predeceased by brother James Rau, wives Cornelia (Corrie) and Martha. He will be missed deeply.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Monday, September 14, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held in Kelowna at a later date. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Gideon Memorial Bible Plan, 5704-11 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2K 5P3 Telephone: (1-888)-482-4253, www.gideons.ca .
In living memory of Marvin Rau, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences