June 15, 1936 - August 16, 2017
Friday, August 25, 2017 from 6-8 p.m. at Moreland Funeral Home
Saturday, August 26, 2017 11 a.m. at Maplewood Cemetery
Marvin Wendel Miesse, age 81, of Fairfield, OH formerly of Westerville, passed away August 16, 2017. Graduate of Westerville High School in 1954, Columbus Business University in 1958 and many Military Schools including Army General Command and Staff School. Formerly employed as a mechanic, factory worker and retired as Lt. Colonel from Ohio Army National Guard after 33 years. Survived by his wife, Sheila; sons, Mark (Karen) and Terry (Nohelia) Miesse; grandchildren, Tyler, Bethany, Milena, Lina and Haley; sisters, Norma Strouse, Sondra Smith (David Leshtz) and Cheryl (Tom) Culbreth; brother, Steven (Sharon) Miesse; cousins, nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, Marvin and Emma (Fravel) Miesse, stepmother, Pauline Miesse and former wife, Jean. Friends may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Road, Westerville, Friday 6-8 p.m.. Graveside service with military honors will be held at Maplewood Cemetery, New Albany, OH, Saturday at 11 a.m., Rev. Jim Wilson, officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alzheimers Group of Southwest Ohio.