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Pastor Marvin Joseph Aultman

11/17/1956 - 06/03/2018

Pastor Marvin Aultman, 61 of Forbes, was taken home to be with the Lord Sunday, June 3, 2018. A funeral service will be held Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Grace Bible Church in Iron at 2:00 pm with visitation beginning at 12:30 pm. Michael Olds will officiate. Burial will take place at Forbes Cemetery. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. To sign the online guest book or to send condolences, please visit www.rangefuneralhomes.com.

Marvin Joseph Aultman was born November 17, 1956 in Grand Rapids, MN to Benedict and Valaria Aultman. He attended Martin-Hughes High School in Buhl. On August 6, 1977, he was united in marriage to Penny Paine. Marvin worked at Inland Steel before he was called by the Lord to serve as a pastor at Grace Bible Church in 1995 and was a member there for over 30 years.

He loved playing with his grandchildren, hunting, fishing, gardening, playing music with Circle of Friends and the church band, Grace Under Fire.

Marvin died doing what he loved, serving the Lord.

He is survived by his wife, Penny; children, Nicole (Cliff) Warwas and Ryan (Amanda) Aultman; grandchildren, Isaac and Ian Warwas and Rylee and Ryder Aultman; step-mother, Janice Mather; siblings, Mary Lou Kristanoff, Penny (Donnie) Plant, Lee Aultman, and Larry (Diane) Berens; nieces, Brittany (Josh) Dunne, Vanessa Aultman, Charity Aultman, and Krystal Berens (Todd); many in-laws, nieces, nephews, friends, and church family

He was preceded in death by his parents, Benedict Aultman and Valaria Mather; brother, Terry Aultman; and step-father, Emmett Mather

3 thoughts on “Pastor Marvin Joseph Aultman”

  1. Larry & Diane Maki says:

    Marv truly loved his Lord & Savior Jesus Christ . He was a wonderful man of God and true friend and will be missed by many. Our prayers are with Penny & the family.

  2. Janis Wendell says:

    Mrs. Altman & Family: sorry sorry to hear about our dear aquaitance Mr. Marv. We were in same dry cubicle at the Inland mine, he gave me my first Christian track I ever got, God’s true worker he was. I Always liked Marv. Regards deeply, Frank Wendell, Cotton, MN.!

  3. Sandy Dunda says:

    Ryan, Nic, Cliff and family: So very sorry to hear of your Dads passing. He was, much too, young and he had so many more lessons to teach, stories to tell and love to give. It was a privilege to know him and work with him. You’re ALL in my thought and prayer during this heartbreaking journey.. hugs..Sandy Dunda

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06/09/2018 at 2:00 pm
Grace Bible Chruch Iron MN

Visitation begins at 12:30 pm