Marvin Reiner, 97, left behind a legacy of pleasure and a tremendous instance of stay a full life, when he died Could 28.
Born and raised in Aberdeen, Marv graduated from Aberdeen Excessive Faculty in 1941, served within the Navy throughout World Warfare II, graduated from the College of Washington and earned a MBA on the College of Chicago.
Marv and his spouse Mary-Lynne had been married for 70 years.
They met in Seattle and moved to Raymond after which Aberdeen the place he joined his father Ed Reiner’s enterprise after which owned Reiner’s Sporting Items & Honda for 60 years. The shop was moved to Olympia about 25 years in the past, the place their son Jeff runs it right now as South Sound Honda.
Marv and Mary-Lynne lived in Olympia for over 40 years earlier than retiring to Dupont 4 years in the past. In his retirement, he operated Black Lake Christmas Timber in Olympia’s Delphi Valley.
As a profitable service provider, he contributed to the communities round him with sponsorships and donations to groups, occasions and charities. He was at all times prepared to present a hand as much as these in want. He helped construct Temple Beth Israel in Aberdeen and Temple Beth Hatfiloh in Olympia, in addition to Camp Solomon Schechter in Tumwater, Camp Bishop in Elma and Camp Seabeck on Hood Canal. Household camps, the place all ages got here collectively, had been a specific favourite, and thru the years the Reiners went to all of them.
Marv was an lively member of many civic teams in Aberdeen after which Olympia, the place they moved in 1978. He served as president of the Aberdeen Rotary Membership and Temple Beth Israel, and was a member of the Elks Membership, Masonic Temple and Olympia Rotary Membership. He hiked for many years with outside golf equipment in Grays Harbor and Olympia..
A non-public household funeral was held. A celebration of life is deliberate for later this summer season.
Marv is survived by his spouse Mary-Lynne, brother Rabbi Robert Reiner; his 4 youngsters: Cathy Reiner Godwin (Cliff), Cynthia Reiner Spencer (Ken Phillipson), Wendy Reiner (the late Linda Bonnell) and Jeff Reiner (Susanne White), 12 grandchildren, 5 bonus grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and 5 bonus great-grandchildren.