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Marvin Clayton Miner

Born - August 22, 1913

Bushnell, Kimball County, Nebraska

Enlistment -  October 20, 1942 (Air Corps)

Fort Francis E. Warren, Cheyenne, Wyoming

Died - December 31, 1978

Memorial Hospital, Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming

Buried - Wednesday, January 3, 1979

Memorial Gardens Cemetery

Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming

Master Mason



Marvin Miner, 65

Services Wednesday


Services for Marvin C. Miner, 65, of 3529 Morrie Ave., will be held at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, in the Masonic Temple, with Wyoming Consistory No. 1 officiating and assisted by the Rev. Eugene Rowbotham.

 He died Sunday in Memorial Hospital.

He was born in Bushnell, Nebraska, and had lived at Cheyenne for 60 years. He worked for the Union Pacific Railroad for 18 years,

and then was a postal railway clerk for the Post Office for 28 years,

 retiring in June of 1972.

Miner was an Army veteran of World War II, and a member of the First Methodist Church, Masonic Lodge No. 1, Wyoming Consistory,

Korein Shrine, Cheyenne Shrine Club, Cheyenne York Rite,

Order of Amaranth, American Legion Post 6, and VFW Post 1881.

Pallbearers will be Henry Grunden, Robert Stansbury, Earl Bain, Richard Stief, Harold Larabee and Donald Roush.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Norvell Tull, Eddie Zeman, Alfred Retzlaff, Gus Weinschenker, Carl Galt and Rinnie Dietz.
Burial will be in Memorial Gardens.

Survivors include his wife, Della Miner; two sisters, Mrs. Hollis Ohm,

Mrs. Margie Staley, of Las Vegas, a brother, Donald Miner , of San Diego; a nephew, Dick Miner, of Aloha, Oregon, and two nieces,

Betty Meares, of Las Vegas, and Carol Rohrs of Fairfax, Virginia.


Wyoming State Tribune

Cheyenne January 2, 1979




Buried - Memorial Gardens Cemetery - Cheyenne, Wyoming



Wife - Della Faye (Oliver) Miner

Born - March 8, 1910 - Nebraska

Died - November 1983

Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming

Buried - Memorial Gardens Cemetery

Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming

Father - Claude L. Oliver

 Born - January 1886 - Nebraska

Mother - Ethel Ora (Teare) Oliver

 Born - August1887 - Holt County, Missouri



Sister - Mary Marguerite Miner

Born - July 15, 1902


Brother - Harold Willard Miner

Born - December 17, 1903


Brother - Frederick Rohrs Miner

Born -October 9, 1907


Sister - Dorothy Pearl (Miner) Chapman

Born - November 14, 1909

Brother - Paul Curlyn Miner

Born - November 26, 1911


Sister - Hollis Grant (Miner) Ohm

Born - May 11, 1915

Brother - Ross Henry Miner

Born - June16, 1916


Veteran World War IIBrother - Donald Earl Miner

Born - July 20, 1920



Father - Willard Henry Miner

Mother - Ida Pearl (Rohrs) Miner


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