July 1, 1916 — Nov. 15, 2013
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Marvin S. Kissinger passed away Nov. 15, 2013, at the age of 97. He was born in Mohnton, Pa., and was the oldest of five children. A nine-year resident of Gold Country Retirement Center, he moved to Placerville after nearly 50 years in Pacific Grove and Watsonville, Calif.
Marvin was a world traveler and proud veteran of World War II. After 20 years of service, he retired as a Major in the U.S. Army. He began a second career with the State of California and retired after another 17 years in the workforce. He is survived by his three daughters, Gwen (Bill) Strickland of Edmonds, Wash., Karen (Barry) Wiedemann of Placerville and Carolyn Kissinger of Seattle, Wash.; his sister, Julia Meo of Shillington, Pa.; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.