Marvin Downing, a custodian, died on February 25th at age 51.
A Rockaway resident for more than 20 years, Downing is preceded in death by his mother, Margaret; mother-in-law, Shirley; aunt, Maize and uncle, Ed.
Downing is survived by his wife, Jamie Downing; children, Marvin II, Johnathan, Arian, Jakea (Dalmorlie), James (Carmen), Marlique, Marlisha (Adam), Jada and Marshawna; grandchildren,
Devin, Dylan, Jaliyah, Mariah, Marlisha and Adam Jr.; sisters, Regina and Tammy; nieces and nephews, Tommy II, Naquan, Jasmine, Alexis and Paulette and a host of cousins, friends and a very special friend, Mike Turner.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney’s Funeral Home in Inwood.