Marvin Lynn Bolejack, 89, of Pleasant Hill, Missouri, was born, December 17, 1931, in Kingsville, Missouri, the son of Clarence Rosco and Katy (Epple) Bolejack. He departed this life, Monday, January 18, 2021, at his home surrounded by his loving family.
Marvin was a 1950 graduate of Sunnydale Academy in Centralia, Missouri.
He proudly served his country in the United States Army from January 8, 1953 to January 7, 1955.
On December 23, 1951, he was united in marriage to Roberta Belle Blum in Kansas City, Missouri.
Marvin worked hard all his life and over the years held many different jobs to provide for his family. He was a Literature Evangelist and sold Christian books for the Seventh-day Adventist Coleportage publishing group, was an installer for the Cyclone Fence Company, installed hardwood floors, and finally owning and operating Rapid Pest Control Company. Marvin and two of his sons and a daughter operated the Pest Control business for many years. He enjoyed leather crafting, gardening, and working with his hands. He will be long remembered for his hard work and dedication to his family. He was a member of the Central Seventh-day Adventist Church in Kansas City, Missouri, and took his family to church every Sabbath and provided all his children with a Christian education.
Marvin is sleeping until Jesus comes and what a grand reunion that will be.
Marvin was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Darrell Dean Bolejack and Delbert Daulton Bolejack; his brothers, Allen Bolejack and Jewel Bolejack; and two sisters, Mary Louise Kinnaman and Charlotte Widner.
He is survived by his loving wife Roberta of 69 years; one son, David Douglas (and Becky) Bolejack of Holden, Missouri; two daughters, Debra Ann (and Mike) Lutman of Spring Hill, Florida, and Danette Elaine (and Mark) Ogle of Pleasant Hill, Missouri; nine grandchildren, Amanda Kay Bolejack-Sigsworth, Cassandra Lynn Bolejack-Cwodzinski, Jamie Marie Bolejack-Cox, Angie Marie Bolejack-Wilkins, Jennifer Leona Bolejack-Spandle, Melanie Marie Gipson, Jessica Jean Gipson-Edgington, Ashley Michelle Ogle-Kiger, and Jacob Thomas Ogle; ten great grandchildren, Amelia, Audrey, Luke, Adalynn, Madison, Gavin, Jade, Violet, Madilyn, and Arthur; and one brother, Ronald Bolejack of Urbana, Missouri; and one sister, Wilma (and Richard) Brindley of Washington, North Carolina..
Cremation has been accorded. Private family services will be held at a later date. Inurnment will be in Bluff Springs Cemetery in Kingsville, Missouri.
In lieu of flowers the family is asking that a card be sent to the family with a note recalling a fond memory of Marvin. Cards may be sent in care of the funeral home.
Arrangements: Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home, 203 N. Armstrong St., Pleasant Hill, Missouri 64080 (816) 540-5550