Our Savior Lutheran Church Wayne
Monday 11:00 a.m.
Officiate Rev. Bob Oleson
Sunday 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Family Present 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Interment Military Rites and Masonic Rites Greenwood Cemetery Wayne
Marvin Dale Draghu was born December 12, 1925, in Wayne County to Michael and Ella (Dorman) Draghu. He graduated from Wayne High School. Marvin served in The United States Army in Japan during World War II, from March 12, 1946 to March 6, 1947. Marvin married Elaine Burns, May 4, 1947, at Logan Center United Methodist Church north of Laurel. The couple farmed most of their marriage. Marvin worked for Logan Township as a road grader operator. He also operated heavy equipment for Dixon County. Following their move into Wayne in 2006, he worked part time for Wayne County until his health failed. Marvin was a member of Our Savior Lutheran Church, Masonic Lodge #120, and Wayne V.F.W. Post #5291.
Marvin is survived by his wife, Elaine; daughters, Cynthia Regnier of Rochester, MN and Kathleen (Dixon) Collins of Angels Camp, CA; three grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two step-grandchildren; four step-great-grandchildren; brother, Donald (Marcille) Draghu of Wayne; sister, Arlene Watteyne of Aurora, CO; nieces and nephews.
Marvin was preceded in death by his parents; twin sons in 1953; and son-in-law, Thomas Regnier in 2010.
Memorials May Be Directed To The Family
He passed away Tuesday at CareAge of Wayne.