Marvin P. McNellis, age 78, of Bull Valley, died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, at his home.
He was born April 6, 1933 in Chicago to Vincent and Margaret (Bieschke) McNellis. On June 12, 1954, he married Lois M. Junge in San Antonio, TX.
Marvin a veteran of the U. S. Army.
A resident of Bull Valley since 1980, he was a former resident of Cary. The proprietor of Grove Products Co. of Cary for 47 years, he installed and serviced gas and electric products. He was extremely dedicated to the customers of his business, and often worked 7 days a week.
He is survived by his wife, Lois, to whom he was happily married for 57 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
There will be no services. The cremation rite was accorded privately.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, his family suggests memorials to the American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Memorials & Tributes Lockbox, Chicago, IL 60674.
Arrangements were entrusted to Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry. For information, call the funeral home at 815-385-2400. Friends may send an on-line condolence to the family at www.justenfh.com.