Obit: Jahr, Marvin Bernard #2 (1917 - 2009)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Jahr, Wilke, Moltzen

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) April 22, 2009

Jahr, Marvin Bernard (2 December 1917 - 16 April 2009)

Marvin Jahr, 91, of Granton died Thursday, April 16, 2009 at the Miller Alternative Care Facility in Marshfield.

Marvin Bernard Jahr was born Dec. 2, 1917, in Granton, the son of Frank and Elsie (Wilke) Jahr. He farmed all of his life in Granton.

He is survived by four children, David (Sue) Jahr of Marshfield, Audrey Jahr of Wausau, Wayne Jahr of Granton and Anita (Tim) Moltzen of Granton; five grandchildren, Fay Jahr of California, Allen (Claudia) Jahr of Portage, Andy Jahr of Portage, Mary Moltzen of Schofield and Michelle Moltzen of Schofield. Marvin is also survived by two brothers, Everett (Ruth) Jahr of California and Franklin Jahr of Beloit.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Frances, and two brothers.

A graveside service for Marvin was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 18, 2009, at the Windfall Cemetery in Granton. Visitation was from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday at the Gesche Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made at

The Gesche Funeral Home assisted Marvin’s family with funeral arrangements.



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