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Bruce Kenneth Marvin (1929 - 1983)

Bruce Kenneth Marvin
Born in Jackson, Michigan, United Statesmap
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Died at age 54 in Los Angeles, California, United Statesmap
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Bruce Kenneth Marvin was born on 23 Feb 1929 in Jackson, Michigan, United States, son of Otto Rexford Marvin (1896–1965) and Ruth Talbott (1904–1988).[1]

In 1930, Bruce (1) A was in the household of his father, Otto, in Jackson, Jackson, Michigan. [2]

In 1940, Bruce K (11) Mavin was in the household of Otto R Mavin in Ward 5, Jackson, Jackson City. [3]

Bruce passed away on 21 Apr 1983 in Los Angeles, California, United States, aged 54. He is commemorated at Green Hills Memorial Park, Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles County, California.[1]

Bruce was born in (Jackson, MI). The name Bruce comes from (NAMESAKE OR ORIGIN OF NAME?).

He went to school at (Jackson, MI and quit school and joined the Army in 1946, Married Lucy Kathryn Threlkeld of Lexington KY 15 March 1952. Moved to San diego CA in 1953, worked at Ryan Aircraft as a Draftsman, Then went to work at Fansteel in Torrance CA in 1961, In 1972 Bruce and 2 partners started AGSE (Advanced Ground Systems Engineering) He was Vice President, He divoced Katy after 25 years of marriage, and remarried Nita in 1978. Some of the things most important to Bruce included, Work, drawing, fine dining, travel and family. He was the known for his good looks and good humor. An argumentive Republican, but otherwise quite the quite brainiac. It was April 21, 1983 when Bruce passed away from (Lung Cancer). He is buried (San Pedro, CA)overlooking the Water which he loved. Nita passed in Fall of 1997 and was creamated, after long illness.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed 16 December 2020), memorial page for Bruce Kenneth Marvin (23 Feb 1929–21 Apr 1983), Find A Grave: Memorial #71415578, citing Green Hills Memorial Park, Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by GreenHills Stones Calling (contributor 47882891) .
  2. "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 17 December 2020), Bruce A Marvin in household of Otto Marvin, Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 24, sheet 20B, line 94, family 690, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 996; FHL microfilm 2,340,731.
  3. "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 17 December 2019), Bruce K Mavin in household of Otto R Mavin, Ward 5, Jackson, Jackson City, Jackson, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 38-32, sheet 5B, line 42, family 98, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1768.

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