Mark Hornung
1953 - 2021
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SHAMOKIN - Mark Hornung, of North Market Street, passed away Monday afternoon, April 19, 2021, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. He is now home with his Lord and savior.

He was born in Mount Carmel, July 19, 1953, a son of the late Robert and Catharine (Kruskie) Hornung.

Mark was a graduate of Mount Carmel High School, Class of 1972, and attended Maryland Institute of Art. He was an artist and his painting was on the cover of the yearbook. He was a creator with a huge imagination.

He moved to Texas where he was employed for most of his life as a contractor, building and painting wonderful homes.

He enjoyed life to its fullest with an amazing sense of humor. He had a coal region accent with Texan flair.

He was of the Methodist faith.

Surviving is a brother, Frank Hornung and his wife, Terry, of Cherry Hill, New Jersey; three sisters, Roberta Walburn, of Tunkhannock, Vivian Guinan and her husband, Richard, of Mount Carmel, and Debra Else and her husband, Charles, of Mount Carmel; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his older sister, Rebecca Renner and her husband, Robert, who were of Mount Carmel.

HORNUNG - Mark Hornung, of North Market Street, Shamokin. A funeral service will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are in care of C. J. Lucas Funeral Home Inc., 27 N. Vine St., Mount Carmel, C. J. Lucas IV, supervisor. To send condolences to the family, go to

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Published in The News Item on Apr. 21, 2021.
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