Marvin Lynn Tune

December 13, 1941 ~ August 27, 2021 (age 79)


Marvin Lynn Tune, age 79, passed away Friday, August 27, 2021, in Dallas, Texas. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Ridge Park Cemetery in Hillsboro with Diana Tune officiating. A visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 1, 2021, prior to the service at Marshall and Marshall Funeral Directors in Hillsboro. 

Marvin Lynn Tune was born December 13, 1941, to Martin Lynn "Cotton" and Mildred Marie (Pope) Tune.  He was raised in Hillsboro and graduated from Hillsboro High School in 1961. Marvin played all 4 years of football for the Hillsboro Eagles. He was united in marriage to Michaelle (Parr) Tune on January 23, 1960, in Hillsboro. Shortly after graduation, the couple moved to Dallas. After moving to Dallas, he went to work for Dixie Wax Paper Company, working for them for 43 years and retiring in 2005. Marvin was an avid fisherman and hunter, he also enjoyed shooting sports and was a member of the Ellis County Sportsman Club. He enjoyed Nascar, the Texas Rangers, was an armchair defense coordinator for the Dallas Cowboys, and was a Connoisseur of all things for CiCi's pizza.

Preceding him in death were his parents; son, Matthew Tune; wife, Michaelle Tune; and one brother, Tommy Tune.

Marvin is survived by his child, Micki Hollenbeck and husband, Chuck; brother, Warren Tune; sisters, Gloria Valentine and Valerie Madsen and husband, Charlie; sister-in-law, Diana Tune; 2 granddaughters, Misty Hollenbeck and Holly Hollenbeck; and several nephews, nieces, other relatives, and friends.

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September 1, 2021

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Marshall and Marshall Funeral Directors - Hillsboro
2495 Corsicana Highway
Hillsboro, TX 76645

Graveside Service
September 1, 2021

2:00 PM
Ridge Park Cemetery
Julatka Street
Hillsboro, TX 76645

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