Marvin J. Semora, 90, of Sealy, passed away Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, in Columbus, Texas.
He was born December 23, 1926, in Yoakum, Texas, the son of Oscar Francis and Lillie Lorene (Moore) Semora.
Marvin served in the United States Army during World War II, in both the Pacific and European theatres. He also served during the Korean conflict in the U.S. Navy.
Marvin never met a stranger. He will be greatly missed by all relatives and friends.
He is survived by his sister: Melba Beverlin of Austin, and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife: Ella Mae; his parent, Francis Oscar and Lillie Lorene (Moore) Semora; and eight brothers and sisters, Gertrude Matecek, Noah Samora, Bernice Semora, Lewis Semora, Letha Henneke, Irene Seitz, Molly Nolen and Vera Obenhaus.
The family wishes to thank his friends Robert and Maria Denney of Sealy and the staff of Memorial Hermann Katy and Trucare Living Centers in Columbus, Texas.
Graveside Services with Military Honors will be held Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Lakeside Cemetery, in Eagle Lake, Texas.
Friends who wish may make memorial gifts to the charity of their choice.
Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Schmidt Funeral Home, P.O. Box 610, 12029 Hwy. 36 South, Bellville, Texas 77418. (979) 865-2424 www.schmidtfunerals.com