February 19, 1929 - May 24, 2007
Marvin Clayton Krein, age 78 years, a life-long resident of Stockton, CA, passed away on Thurs day, May 24, 2007. He was born on February 19, 1929 in Stockton. He graduated from Stockton High School, Class of 1947, and was married to Bette Boots Williams on January 29, 1949. In 1951 he joined the Stockton Police Department, where he served for 31 years, before he retired as a Sergeant in 1982. For many years he enjoyed playing softball for several different teams in the Stockton area. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Bette Boots Krein of Stockton; daughter, Vickie LaBerge of Stockton; son, Jerry Krein of Lodi; brother, Jerry Krein, Sr. of Manteca; — grandchildren, David Morgan, Kristi Vivero, Jason Krein and Lindsay Krein Hernandez; — great-grandchildren, Kaitlin Morgan, Zachary Morgan and Brittany Vivero. He was preceded in death by a brother, Bob Krein. At Marvin's request there will not be a service or visitation at this time, however a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Private inurnment will be held in Cherokee Memorial Park, Lodi. Cherokee Memorial Funeral Home in care of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the American Cancer Society, 207 E. Alpine Ave., Stockton, CA 95204.
Marvin Clayton Krein