September 23, 1947 ~ March 29, 2022 (age 74)


Vietnam Veteran Ronald G. Marvil Sr., age 74 of Seaford, De passed away March 29, 2022 at home with family by his side.

Ronald was born on September 23, 1947 in Dover, De to the late Granville and late Evelyn Marvil.

Ron graduated in 1965 from Seaford Senior High School. Ronald served in the US Army and was in the Vietnam war. Even though he was never known to speak of the war you could tell he was proud to have served in the Army, by the fact that he would not leave the house without his favorite Vietnam Veterans hat, which he was cremated wearing. He was a member of the American Legion, Nanticoke Post # 6 and a Lifetime member of VFW both of Seaford.

In his younger years he enjoyed his Mopar cars, surf fishing, camping and watching Nascar.                 Most recently he enjoyed his 7 years of retirement.

Ronald worked as a printing pressman for The Seaford Leader, Sam’s Print Shop and Standard Register Company in Salisbury, Md. He retired in 2014.

He is survived by his long-time girlfriend of 40 plus years, Christine Hartman. He is also survived by his sons, Ron Marvil Jr. (Brenda) of Galestown, Md and Pierre AKA PG (Michelle) of Seaford, De.  Grandson’s, Ryan (Masie) and Daniel Marvil. Granddaughter’s Ella and Ava Marvil. Great Grandson Mack Marvil. He is survived by his brother Robert (Bob) Marvil (Dawn) of Laurel, De and their children Patrick (Amy) and Matthew (Abbey) of Laurel, De and their children Hunter, Copelin, Leiland, Averi and Claire.

 Chris’s daughter’s whom Ronald raised and treated as his own daughter’s: Rebecca Fish and Michelle Bailey (Richard). Granddaughter’s: Diane Hartman, Tiara Patchett, Marilyn Partusch and Allison Partusch, Cheyenne Hartman, Great Grandchildren Brandum Hartman and Adeline and 2 more on the way.

Services will be held on Tuesday April 5, 2022 at 10am at the Delaware Veteran’s Cemetery in Millsboro, De.


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Funeral Service
April 5, 2022

10:00 AM
Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Delaware, Millsboro

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