May 1, 1925 – Rosthern, SK
June 16, 2014 – Red Deer, AB
Mark Funk passed away peacefully at the Red Deer Regional Hospital with his family by his side on Monday, June 16, 2014 at the age of 89 years. Mark is survived by his beloved wife of 67 years Margaret; son Barry (Barb); daughter, Julee (Larry); treasured grandchildren, Ryan (Laura), Chris and CJ. Mark was predeceased by four sisters and four brothers, Mark being the last surviving sibling. A celebration of Mark's life will be held on Friday, June 20, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. at McInnis & Holloway, 369 Railway Avenue, Cochrane, AB (viewing at 10:00 a.m.). If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Calgary Humane Society, 4455 – 110 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 2T7 (Telephone 403-205-4455, www.calgaryhumane.ca). Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In living memory of Mark Funk, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park.
Published in The Calgary Herald from June 18 to June 19, 2014