Marvin C. “Tater” Delk, age 78 of Arcanum, Ohio passed away at 6:12 P.M. Wednesday October 9, 2013 in the Good Samaritan Hospital Dayton, Ohio. He was born October 28, 1934 in Darke County, Ohio and the son of the late Daniel and Olive (Minnich) Delk.
Marvin retired in 1991 from American Airlines where he worked as a Fleet Service Clerk.
He loved camping, going to auctions and farming.
He is survived by his wife Norma (Rich) Delk of Arcanum. They were married June 30, 1956. Also sons Bruce (Lori) Delk and Brad (Cynthia) Delk all of Arcanum; daughter Becky (Mike) Boone of Arcanum; grandchildren Eric (Greta) Bowman, Ericka Bowman, Heather (Steven) Chavez, Holly Delk and Fiancé James Doty, Mitchell Delk, Spencer Delk and Micah Delk, great grandchildren Marlee Chavez and Abbigale Bowman; brothers Gary (Mary) Delk of La Habra, CA, Kermit (Bernie) Delk of Springfield, OH and David (Beverly) Delk of Arcanum; brother-in-law Donald (Gloria) Rich of Arcanum; also numerous nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Monday October 14, 2013 in the Grace United Methodist Church 750 Arcanum-Ithaca Road Ithaca, Ohio with Pastors Tim and Therese Lehman co-officiating. Burial will follow in the Abbottsville Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday from 12 Noon until time of the services in the Church.
Arrangements by Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio.
It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to the Darke County Cancer Association.
Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com