Longtime Cariboo resident Marvin Clarence Patton passed away at Cariboo Memorial Hospital in Williams Lake April 2, 2006.
Marvin was born in Dog Creek in 1920.
Marvin drove what was called the Likely Stage, where he met many interesting people, and had some very humorous stories to tell.
He also drove school bus for many years, and later worked as a custodian for School District 27 up until he retired in the early 1980s.
Marvin enjoyed camping, fishing, doing wood work, and spending time with family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth, of 57 years; his daughters, Judy (Grant) Wilson, grandsons Kallin and Courtland; Joan (Ervin) Kuttnick, grandson, Randy, granddaughter Cherie; granddaughter Tracy (Jim) Levirs, great-granddaughter, Sydney; sister, Lorraine Fraser, and many nieces and nephews.
Marvin is predeceased by his parents, Tom and Elsie, brothers Tommy, and Henry, by his son, Alvin, in 1996, and daughter in-law Diann in 2004.
Marvin will be sadly missed by family and friends.
No service will be held by request.