GRONOTTE, MARK DAVID, 35 of Louisville passed away Wednesday, June 4, 2014.
He was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church, was a St. X and U of L alumnus, earned a second degree black belt in Tae-Kwon-Do and was a former instructor and beloved "Ninja." Mark was an avid outdoorsman but what he loved the most was his family and his Lord Jesus Christ.
Mark was preceded in death by his mother-in-law, Pamela E. Lewis.
He is survived by his loving wife, Anna Lewis Gronotte, their children, Molly Hope (4), Henry Mark (2) and Oakley David (1); parents, Betsy and David Gronotte; sister, Rebecca Ann Gronotte and father-in-law, David F. Lewis. Mark is also survived by many other family and friends.
Mark would want many to put their hope and trust in Jesus Christ as their Savior. Truly "to live is Christ, and to die is gain." Philippians 1:21 A memorial service to celebrate Mark's life will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 7, 2014 in the chapel of Immanuel Baptist Church, 1121 S. Clay St. Louisville, KY 40203 (502) 585-2733 with a private graveside service at Resthaven Memorial Park. Guests are invited to attend a visitation which will be held from 4-8 pm Friday, June 6, 2014 at Arch L. Heady at Resthaven, 4400 Bardstown Road.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: The Gronotte Children Education Fund. Please make checks payable to "Charles Schwab FBO 23512535 and reference "Gronotte Children Education Fund" in the memo line. Donations may be mailed to: Charles Schwab, P.O. Box 52013, Phoenix, AZ 85072. Please visit us online at www.archlheadyresthaven.com