Mark George Saad

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Mark George Saad Obituary
Age 49 Formerly of St. Paul, MN Fell into our Heavenly Fathers' hands on June 18, 2010, surrounded by his family following a courageous battle with cancer. Mark was known for his incredible intellect, sense of adventure and love of life. He graduated from Saint Thomas Academy '79; New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology, BS; Pepperdine Univ, MBA and received his Professional Engineer's License in Petroleum Engineering. He worked and lived in California, Hong Kong, Chile and Uruguay, and acquired a wealth of friends. He is survived by his loving wife, Sylvia Lujan-Saad; parents, George and Corinne Saad; brothers, Daniel Saad (Rebecca), Dr. Jeffry Saad (Laura Sacchi); sisters, Debby West (Fred), Julie Radosevich (Mike Myser); New Mexico in-laws, Patricio and Mary Lujan, Jacque Padilla (Joe), Geri Lujan, Mary Grace Montoya (Ron), Patricio Lujan (Gloria), Eileen Coca (Ray), Steffie Rawlings (David), Monica Tavenner (John). He also will be sorely missed by many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and friends in Minnesota and New Mexico. A Funeral Mass will be held at Immaculate Conception Church, Las Vegas, New Mexico at 9 AM, Sat. June 26. Interment to follow at San Antonio Cemetery. A "Celebration of Life" will be held in Minnesota on Sun, July 18, 2010, 2pm at the Thompson Park Dakota Lodge in West St. Paul, off Butler St., between Oakdale and Hwy. 52. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Univ. of NM. Cancer Research Center in Albuquerque, in Mark's name or memorials preferred.

Published in Pioneer Press on June 25, 2010
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