Marvin Pool, 76, died at St. Francis Hospital in Grand Island on Friday, April 7, 2023. His body has been cremated under the direction of Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home. There will be no services.
Marvin was born on June 29, 1946, in Royal Oak, MI, son of Orville and Martha (Garner) Pool.
After graduating from High School in Mt. Pleasant, IA in 1964, Marvin joined the US Air Force. After basic training, he was assigned to Sheppard Air Force Base in Wichita Falls, TX where he completed his technical training for Teletype Communications. Following his technical training he was assigned to the 625th Radar Squadron at the Hastings Air Force Station, in Hastings, NE.
While stationed in Hastings, Marvin married Paulette Amack on July 23, 1966. After completing tours of duty in Zweibrucken, Germany and Key West, FL, he, his wife and daughter returned to Hastings to raise their family. He retired from the Whelan Energy
Center on July 2, 2011.
Survivors include his wife, Paulette; daughter, Trena and son-in-law, Mick Landholm; son, David and daughter-in-law, Lesli (Heide) Pool; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Sharon and Erma.
Since there will be no services, Marvin has requested that his family and friends “Close your eyes and remember the good times.”