In memory of

Marvin C. Hardebeck

October 14, 1933 -  March 19, 2023

Marvin Charles Hardebeck, 89 years old, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 19th, 2023, at their home with his beloved wife at his side.
Marvin was born on October 14th, 1933, in Grand Rapids, Michigan to Ralph H. Hardebeck and Isabelle T. Symanski. Marvin was the third of four children- Gerald, Roger, and Diane.
Marvin attended Central High School in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He served in United States Air Force. After his honest and faithful service in the Air Force, Marvin pursued and graduated in Aquinas College, Michigan, with a B.A. degree in History, Economics.
His first marriage was to Lydia and had four children- Kurt, Karen, Linda, and Gary. His entire career of 34 years was with the United States, Department of State. In his position, Marvin travelled extensively. He was assigned at the U.S. Consulate in Toronto in 1986, where he met his second wife, Cynthia Malinis, and they married in 1988. Marvin was an avid hiker and enjoyed the outdoors- biking and canoeing. Both loved hiking and walking in their travels together.

He is survived by his loving wife, Cynthia of Scarborough, daughter, Karen of Scarborough, and brother, Gerald, wife Lorraine and their daughters Michelle and Elyse of Grand Rapids, and dear friends.
Viewing and Catholic service is scheduled on Monday, March 27, 2023, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at Pine Hills Cemetery.


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Jane Boyd (Dear Friend)

Entered March 24, 2023 from North York, Ontario, Canada

My deepest sympathy to Cynthia, Karen, Gerald & all Marvin's dear friends. May all the wonderful memories help to console you all at this difficult time. Marvin will be missed. Rest in Peace my friend.

Edna P. Manlangit and Rue Quizon (Family friend and ex-colleague US Consulate General Toronto, Canada)

Entered March 24, 2023 from Virginia, USA

Dearest Cyn and Karen,

Our deepest condolences for Marv's sudden demise. Did not expect the news when I got your email. Will include him in our prayers. Stay strong and take care.

God Bless you all!


Edna & Rue

Sarah Pagada (Relative)

Entered March 25, 2023 from Vancouver BC

Our deepest sympathies and prayers are with you through this loss, Tita Cyn..

Rest in Peace, Uncle Marvโ€ฆ

Love you both,
From Sarah, Ferdie, Pia & Aaron

Magy Hanna (Friend and co worker to Cynthia)

Entered March 27, 2023 from Pickering, Ontario

Cynthia, So sorry for your loss and my sincere condolences to you and the family. May his soul rest in peace in the paradise of joy and the Lord give you all strength and comfort.

Sharon Malinis (Niece)

Entered March 27, 2023 from Philippines

Rest in peace uncle marv.... See you in heaven. ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ’


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