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“I will always cherish my memories of Marvin as one of the most devoted, gentle, caring husbands I have ever had the privilege of knowing. As a...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Marsha Hale - Ankeny, IA

“He had a laugh that could be heard in half of the Capitol Building. The reason we changed the fiscal year of the local governments was so that he...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Dave Ritchie - Knoxville

“Our hearts go out to the Selden family!~Eva, Mark and Wanda ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: Eva Jablonski - Des Moines, IA

“Marv was a wonderful man who brought sunshine with him in each passing. I feel blessed to have known him and to have witnessed his love and...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Dawn Manley-Scavo - Des Moines, IA

“Marv was a true gentleman and devoted husband to Jean. I knew Marv years ago as a fellow CPA but our friendship became close when he visited his...Read More »
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Marvin was born on June 4, 1921 and passed away on Sunday, August 6, 2017.

Marvin was a resident of Iowa at the time of passing.

He graduated from Coe College and was in private practice as a CPA until appointed Comptroller of the State of Iowa in 1961.

In Memory of Marvin Selden Jr Hamilton's Funeral Home Westown Parkway Southtown Altoona Mitchellville Wednesday, August 9, 2017 5:00 to 7:00 pm Hamilton's on Westown Parkway 3601 Westown Parkway West Des Moines, Iowa 50266 Thursday, August 10, 2017 11:00 am Central Presbyterian Church 3829 Grand Avenue Des Moines, Iowa Private Burial Resthaven Cemetery West Des Moines Hamilton's on Westown Parkway 3601 Westown Parkway West Des Moines, Iowa 50266 (515) 224-0078 Marvin Selden Jr Marvin Selden, 96, passed away on August 6, 2017. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Hamilton's, 3601 Westown Parkway in West Des Moines. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Central Presbyterian Church, 3829 Grand Avenue in Des Moines. Private burial will be at Resthaven Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Central Presbyterian Church.