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Marvin Jerome Weinstein

March 5, 1920 - December 25, 2019

Marvin J. Weinstein passed away Dec. 25, 2019 with his family close by him.


Marvin was born March 5, 1920 in Portland. He attended Riverdale Elementary, Lincoln High, Stanford University, University of Oregon, Reed College (Phi Beta Kappa), OSHU (AOA), Mayo Clinic Residency and then private medical practice, Portland. He served in the Army Quartermaster Corps during WWII.


Marvin met Nancy Marx in high school. They were married Oct. 26, 1941 by Rabbi H. Berkowitz, Congregation Beth Israel. They enjoyed 76 years of marriage.
Marvin and his family spent many years at their cabin at Black Butte Ranch; skiing in the winter, golfing in the summer.


He and Nancy traveled extensively, attending medical conferences and later vacations. His last trip was to Maui this past February. Marvin led a life of medical service in private practice and as Chief of Medicine, Good Samaritan Hospital. He was still diagnosing family members long after retirement. He had a sparkle in his eye and a sharp wit. He enjoyed telling stories and jokes, many from his patients. Marvin and Nancy were members of Congregation Beth Israel, Multnomah Athletic Club, Black Butte Ranch Golf Club and El Niguel Golf Club.


Marvin is survived by his daughters, Joyce Osborn and Judy Cappleman; and their families.


Services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, at Congregation Beth Israel, Pollin Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Legacy Hospice

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Friday, January 10, 2020

Time: 01:00 pm

Pollin Chapel at Congregation Beth Israel


1972 NW Flanders St
Portland, Oregon 97209

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