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In Memory of

Marvin Lloyd Lundgren

September 5, 1927 - November 24, 2016

Obituary


Marvin Lloyd Lundgren was born September 5, 1927 to Martin Lundgren and Bertha Holmstrom Lundgren in Taylor, Texas. He passed away peacefully at his home on November 24, 2016 at 89 years of age.

Marvin attended Kimbro grade school and Elgin High School. After graduating from high school in 1946, Marvin joined the United States Army, and served until 1948. Upon his honorable discharge from the Army, he returned home to farm with his father on the family farm in New Sweden, Texas. In 1967, Marvin married Alice Elaine Ogston Winston, and became stepfather...

Marvin Lloyd Lundgren was born September 5, 1927 to Martin Lundgren and Bertha Holmstrom Lundgren in Taylor, Texas. He passed away peacefully at his home on November 24, 2016 at 89 years of age.

Marvin attended Kimbro grade school and Elgin High School. After graduating from high school in 1946, Marvin joined the United States Army, and served until 1948. Upon his honorable discharge from the Army, he returned home to farm with his father on the family farm in New Sweden, Texas. In 1967, Marvin married Alice Elaine Ogston Winston, and became stepfather to her daughter, Valerie. He and Elaine made their home in Austin, while he continued to farm in New Sweden until a few months before his death. Marvin was a lifelong member of New Sweden Lutheran Church.

Marvin was preceded in death by his father, Martin Lundgren, his mother, Bertha Lundgren and his beloved wife of 47 years, Elaine Lundgren. He is survived by his stepdaughter, Valerie Lanford of Austin, his grandson, Lee Lanford and his wife Stephanie of Pflugerville, his granddaughter Stacia Dodgen and her husband, Jason of Horseshoe Bay, and his great grandchildren, Reece Dodgen, Jackson Dodgen, Anna Lanford and Trey Lanford. He also leaves behind his devoted caregivers, Yogi Zapata and Albert Martinez and numerous relatives and friends.

Serving Marvin as pallbearers are Harold Lundgren, Warren Lundgren, Garrett Lundgren, John Frias, Danny Fuchs and Jason Dodgen.

Memorial donations may be made to the New Sweden Lutheran Church Altar Guild.

A visitation will be held on Monday, November 28 from 6:00 - 8:00p.m. at Cook-Walden Funeral Home, located at 6100 North Lamar Blvd., Austin, Texas 78752. A funeral service will be held at 10:00a.m. on November 29 at New Sweden Lutheran Church, located at 12809 New Sweden Church Rd, Manor, Texas 78653. An Interment will follow at Cook-Walden/ Capital Parks Cemetery, located at 14501 North Ih-35, Pflugerville, TX 78660.

To leave condolences for the family, please visit our online memorial for Marvin at www.cookwaldenfuneralhome.com