Marvin Isley

 

 

Age: 56

 

Summary: bass player who helped to give the R&B group the Isley Brothers their distinctive sound but who stopped performing in 1996 after suffering complications from diabetes that included a stroke, high blood pressure, the loss of both legs, and use of his left hand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from diabetes

 

Born: August 18, 1953

 

Died: June 6, 2010

 

Location: Chicago, Illinois