Marvin E. Hetzel, 96, a longtime resident of Riverside, died Dec. 17, 2017.

Mr. Hetzel served in the U.S. Marines during World War II and later worked as a tool-and-die maker, co-founding Cerzel Tool & Engineering Co., Inc., Broadview Injection Molding Company Inc. and Thermoset Injection Molding Company Inc.

He was the husband of the late Josephine (nee Spero); the father of Deacon Martin M. (Valerie, nee VanDenburgh), Dr. Marilyn A. Hetzel (James Schulz), Marvin J. (Judy, nee Tholen), Michael L. (Joyce, nee Wolf), Mary A. (Debbie Edeus) and Mark J.; the grandfather of 10; great grandpa of 11 and great-great-grandpa of one; step grandpa of three; step great-grandpa of five; and the brother of June Triner and the late Shirley Staral.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018 from 9 a.m. to noon at Ivins/Moravecek Funeral Home, 80 E. Burlington St. in Riverside. Entombment is at Queen of Heaven Mausoleum in Hillside.