Mark Nigel Archibold Jr.

Mark Nigel Archibold Jr., 14, of Wilkes-Barre passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at his home.

He was born in Allentown on July 19, 1999, a son of Daphine Smith Archibold and Mark Archibold Sr.

Mark was a National Honor Roll student at the Plains/Solomon Junior High School and at the Daniel J. Flood Elementary School. He was an avid reader and received a perfect attendance score at school.

In addition to his parents, Mark is survived by his brother, Anthony Archibold, Tennessee; sisters, Latrice Smith Archibold, Edwardsville; Marcia Archibold, Wilkes-Barre; and Aleshia Russel Martinez, Georgia; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

Mark's family wishes to thank all of his caregivers from the Janet Weis Hospital and the Hospice of the Sacred Heart, along with his classmates and teachers.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday from Kingdom Hall, 128 Scott St., Wilkes-Barre.

Online condolences may be sent by visiting Mark's obituary at

Funeral Home

Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home
89 Park Ave Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
(570) 825-3138

Published in Citizens' Voice from Feb. 4 to Feb. 6, 2014