Marvin Robert Holland, 95, died Aug. 2, 1994.
Born March 8, 1899 in Vottestand, Norway. Grew up on his family's island of Gaasoy on the Norwegian Arctic Circle. Attended the University of Copenhagen, Denmark. Immigrated to the United States where he learned cabinetry and built many of the cabinets in the Hotel Utah. Married Armella Criger in 1924; later divorced. Married Frances McFadden in 1934, later divorced. Married Geneva A. Burbank, August 1, 1945; she preceded him in death in 1988. Married Winifred Durrant Jackson. Bob was baptized into the LDS Church November 1968. Served as membership clerk, financial clerk, bishop's counselor and as a temple worker.Survived by wife, Winifred; sons, Robert Shelby, Leon and DelMar Faddis; daughter, Sonja Jones; 17 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; sisters, Olga Sydow, Haldis Fosse, Mable Haugland; brother, Willy Evardsen.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, 10:30 a.m. at the Deweyville Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday 7-8:30 p.m. at McDougal Funeral Home, 4330 So. Redwood Road.
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