Bonney Lake resident Marvin Falk died Oct. 24, 2014, at the age of 67.
He was born June 25, 1947, in Jamestown, N.D. to the late Jacob and Eleanor Falk. He was passionate about classic Fords, taking care of cars and motorcycles and shopping and finding treasures for his family. He was a man of all grades who enjoyed yard work and feeding birds.
He is survived by wife Karen Falk of Bonney Lake; sons Jacob of Mill Creek, Wash. David (Trinity) of Kirkland, Wash., and Joseph (Toni) of Bonney Lake; sister Louise Sodawasser of Redmond, Wash.; brother-in-law Harold Mickleson; sister in law Mary Ann Falk (friend Ajhana); and five grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by sisters Mary Falk and Arlene Mickleson and brother Louie Falk.
A memorial service will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at Weeks’ Funeral Home in Buckley. All may sign the online guest book at www.weeksfuneralhomes.com.
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