Marvin A. McDonaldson Jr., 67, of Commerce passed away on Monday, July 20, 2015, in Dallas.
Marvin was born in Palmyra, PA, on July 10, 1948, to Mary Louise Shifflett and Marvin Ashby McDonaldson Sr. He was married to Teresa Wickersham McDonaldson.
He worked for many years as a handyman all around Commerce, Marvin enjoyed fishing, bike riding and spending time with family, and, he was a master at gin rummy.
Marvin served in the United States Army.
Survivors include his wife Teresa, his daughters: Robin Eason and her husband David of Pinellas Park Florida, Amanda Sarmiento and her husband Todd of Port Orange Florida, Dustina Hillbish and her husband Dan of Schuylkill Haven Pennsylvania, Sandy McDonaldson and her husband Ricky Yates of Kountze Texas, his son; Christopher Morris and his wife Erica of Dallas and Samantha Peasley and her husband Billy of Commerce, and his grandchildren Sarah McDonaldson, Johnathan McDonaldson, Phillip Henderson Jr., Haley & Logan Sarmiento, Syvilla & Daniel Hillbish Colten Morris, Laci & Eli Peasley, Amina, Kyauna & Zoey Yates, and his great grandson Jayden Nkadi. He is also survived by his three sisters: Sue May of Lebanon Pa., Tina Rudisill of Hummelstown Pa. and Terri Fidler also of Lebanon Pa.
He was preceded in death by his parents : Mary and Marvin McDonaldson , his sister Donna Horst and his niece, Lisa Fidler.
A memorial visitation will be held on Thursday, July 23, 2015, from 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home in Commerce.