Lieutenant Colonel Retired Marvin J. Weed, age 81, of Stone Mountain, GA formerly of Minneapolis, MN passed away Sunday, October 23, 2011. He is survived by his wife of 59 years Betty Patricia Weed; son and daughter-in-law, Thad and Robin Weed of Loganville, GA; daughters, Sheryl Weed of Loganville, GA Patricia Panizo of Houston, TX, and Deborah Novakovich of Anchorage, AK; six grandchildren and four great grandchildren; brother, Louis Weed of Becker, MN; sister, Lois Hoaglund of Minneapolis, MN. Mr. Weed was a member of Indian Creek Baptist Church. He proudly served in the United States Air Force for 30 years. He was a devoted husband and father and will be missed every day. Funeral services will be held Friday, October 28, 2011 at 11:00 A.M. at Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel with Dr. William Gordon officiating. Interment will follow at Eternal Hills Memory Gardens, Snellville, GA with full military honors. Flowers are accepted or memorial may be made to the Prostate Cancer Research, 1250 fourth Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401 or to your local Humane Society. The family will receive friends on Thursday, from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at Wages & Sons Funeral Home, Stone Mountain. 770 469-9811. Express condolences at

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  1. To the family of Marvin Weed,
    I am sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in knowing that God is “near to those that are broken at heart; and those who are crushed in spirit he saves.” Psalm 34;18 With sympathy,

  2. Although it’s difficult today to see beyond the sorrow,
    May looking back in memory help comfort you tomorrow.

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  3. Betty I am so very sorry for the loss of your Dear husband Marvin. I know the sorrow you and your family are going through. My prayers are with you all. Be strong and know Marvins suffering has ended.

  4. Betty and family, we are all so sorry for your loss. I will always remember Mr. Marv out in the garden, watching the birds, and sitting on the side patio with you in the afternoon.
    God bless,

  5. LtCol. Weed was one of the finest men I had the pleasure of serving in the Air Force with. I knew him Panama, worked with him, had the pleasure of fishing with him and Thad in Lake Gatun for peacock bass and frequent flights up to Bobas Del Toro.
    My condolences to his family and children.

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