Marvin Schumacher

Schumacher, Marvin Albert age 76, of Gilbert, Arizona, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather passed away surrounded by family on November 18, 2011.

He was preceded in death by his parents Art and Julia (Schmit) Schumacher, brother and sister-in-law Richard “Dick” (Virginia) Schumacher, sister Mildred (Millie) Peppin; sister-in-law Vonnie Schumacher; nephew Bill Schumacher.

He was survived by his loving wife of 20 years Betty (Fewell) Schumacher, his children James Schumacher (Debbie), John Schumacher (Cathy), Jeanne Schumacher (Mike Seath), Marianne Schumacher (Richard Abraham), Catherine Schumacher, Linda Schumacher, three children by marriage, Kevin Fewell (Annie), Kim Webb (Joe), Kory Fewell (Melissa), 24 grandchildren, 13 great-children, brothers Don (Bev) Schumacher and Ralph (Carmela) Schumacher, sisters Rose (Paul) Grengs, Alicia (David) Smith, Julie Nedemeyer, Lou (Bob) Sheridan, and Sister Theresa Schumacher OSB, brother-in-law, Ronald Pepin, and Heidi Ries Langenfeld, mother of his children.

Marvin served in the United States Marine Corps. He took pride in working hard, and enjoyed his family, traveling, and a good laugh.

Memorial Service were held Saturday, December 3, at St. Peter’s Church in Delano, MN.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Disabled American Veterans fund at or the Delano American Legion Post #377 in honor of Marvin’s strong support of veteran causes.

Please visit Marvin”s caring bridge site on the web at