Marvin Lee McDaniel
1936 — 2021
LAKELAND - Marvin Lee McDaniel passed away at home on July 6, 2021. He was born August 7, 1936, in Washington County, VA, to Ernest and Abbie (Collier) McDaniel. He lived there for the first few years of his life, then moved to Sarasota, FL. Marvin graduated from Sarasota High School in 1954 and soon enlisted in the U.S. Army. He served in the Army until 1964. He then returned to Sarasota and joined the Florida National Guard, where he continued to serve until 1981. He went to work for GTE and retired from there after 25 years of service in the Engineering Department. Following his retirement from GTE, he worked as a contractor both overseas and in the US in telephony. Marvin later...