Mark L. Flood, 54, of Belleville, Ill., born Sunday, June 14, 1959, in East St. Louis, Ill., died Thursday, June 27, 2013, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.
Mark was the owner/president of Illini Environmental, Inc. Mark "Mr. Big" was enormously proud of his son, the company he built with his childhood best friend, and his golf game and golf buddies. He was a remarkable and devoted husband and family man. His stories and bright smile will be missed.
He was preceded in death by his nephew, Keaton Alan Flood.
Surviving are his wife, Sally A., nee Fularczyk, Flood; his son, Connor L. Flood of Belleville, Ill.; parents, Sam and Jeanie, nee Laughlin, Flood of Belleville, Ill.; brother, Scott (Dana) Flood of Belleville, Ill.; sisters, Lori (Mark) Schreiber of Elmhurst, Ill., Kelly (Pat) Sheehy of Naperville, Ill., and Jennifer (Brian) Fields of O'Fallon, Ill.; father-in-law, Red (Mary) Fularczyk of North Fort Myers, Fla.; mother-in-law, Nancy Mueller of Belleville, Ill.; sister-in-law, Vicki (Victor Cook) Niederhofer of Belleville, Ill.; brothers-in-law, Tom (Barb) Fularczyk of Lake Holcombe, Wis., and Dan Fularczyk of Phoenix, Ariz.; nieces and nephews, Aaron (Laura) Niederhofer, Nick Fularczyk, Annie Fularczyk, Allison Flood, Alex Bernard, Emma Bernard, Samantha Schreiber, Alexandra Schreiber, Claudia Schreiber, Caroline Sheehy, Quinn Sheehy, Aidan Sheehy, Sam Fields and Lisa (Greg) Birkeland; best friend and business partner, Rick Orelt; and his sweet dog, Sadie.
Memorials may be made to the Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Condolences may be expressed online at www.kurrusfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday, July 1, 2013, at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at Kurrus Funeral Home, with Chaplain Lucas Gleaves officiating. Interment will follow at Green Mount Cemetery, Belleville, Ill.
KURRUS FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat from June 29 to July 1, 2013