Marvin Stine, 65

Marvin L. Stine, 65, rural Silver Lake, died at 9:55 a.m., Sunday, June 16, at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home in Fort Wayne.  He was born Aug. 27, 1947 in Wabash County to Wilbur B. and Opal J. (Williams) Stine.

Marvin married Carolyn J. Wampler in North Manchester, on Aug. 3, 1974.  He was in tire sales and automotive service business in North Manchester, nearly 50 years, and currently was the store manager at Stine Tire, Inc.  He enjoyed golfing, drag racing, nature, and being outdoors.

Marvin is survived by his wife, Carolyn J. Stine and son, Christopher M. Stine, both of Silver Lake, three step-children, Scott D. Walters, North Manchester, Richard A. Walters, Kentucky and Wendy L. Music, Atwood, Ind., five grandchildren; and his brother, Larry (Sally) Stine, Poway, Calif.  He was preceded in death by his brother, James Stine.

Graveside services will be in Oaklawn Cemetery.

Preferred memorial is North Manchester Relay For Life.

The memorial guestbook for Marvin may be signed on-line at

Posted on 2013 Jun 24