Marvin Pochop, 57, died on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011 in Redding, Calif.
He was born Oct. 12, 1953 in Lakeview, to Leon and Ramona Pochop.
He worked at Sears in Redding, Calif. for 36 years. He was a co-Fat Guy of “2 Fat Guys Grilling” with Rusty Hartland. He was a longtime member of the Allen’s Golf Course Family.
Marvin was preceded in death by his father Leon.
He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Christine; children Amy and Steve Hoxie; Jeff and LaNora Pochop; three grandchildren; Savannah, Miya, and Mackenzie; his parents Bill and Ramona McMaster; his siblings Jeanett Hoskins; Phil and Brenda Pochop; his in-laws Rose Potter; Susan and Mitch Robinson and Jeff Potter; and many relatives and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Allen’s Golf Course, 2780 Sacramento Dr., Redding, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
He was a huge fan of his granddaughters soccer team. Donations can be made to RYSL Missfits Valkyrie, P.O. Box 991523, Redding, Calif. 96099-1523.