Marvin S. Tell
November 13, 2016

Visitation Information

November 16 2016 - 11:00 am
Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside

Funeral Information

November 16 2016 - 12:00 pm
Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside

TELL, MARVIN S.: On Sunday, November 13, 2016; Beloved husband of the late Sylvia Tell and companion of Esther Resnick. Beloved father of Michael (Susan) Tell, Melinda Tell (Marc) Jordan and the late Gary  (surviving spouse Julia) Tell. Son of the late Joseph and Gertrude Tell. Brother of the late Bernice Melnikoff. Cherished grandfather of Laurence and Elayna Tell and Arianna and Zoe Jordan. Also survived by loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Mr. Tell was the CEO of Marvin S. Tell Company, Inc. in Trafford, PA. It was founded in 1959, as a supplier of used automotive parts to the rebuilding industry. Services at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside on Wednesday at 12 Noon. Visitation one hour prior to services (11 AM - 12 Noon). Interment Beth Shalom Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Parkway Jewish Center, 300 Princeton Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15235 or the Gary S. Tell ERISA Litigation Scholarship Foundation (tax deductible), c/o Julia Berman,  620 Jasmine Ave, Corona Del Mar, CA 92625 or at


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To the family and loved ones of Marvin...I send my sincere condolences and deepest sympathy, I feel certain that the soul of Marvin is in a better place and will continue on it's eternal journey... and the beauty of that journey will forever expand with much peace and joy and love...

By Macy M.Darling - November 15, 2016