October 20, 1951 - April 23, 2021
Georgetown, Kentucky - Mark Prine, husband of Patty Prine, passed away at his home in Georgetown Friday, April 23, 2021. He was born October 20, 1951 in Merced, California, to Howard and Juanita Prine.
Along with his wife of 49 years, Mark leaves behind two sons, Matthew and Michael Prine, a brother, Gary Prine, of Merced, California, and a sister, Judy Hyde, of San Rafael, California. Also left to honor his memory are his grandchildren, Sierra Prine, Emily Prine, Taybin Prine, Lindsey Widick, Hailey Widick, and Chase Williams. He also leaves behind two great grandsons as well as many nieces and nephews.
Mark loved all types of music and was happiest at the beach. He loved scuba diving and was a wonderful photographer. Mark was a member of Merced Fish and Game Trap Club for many years. One of his proudest accomplishments was earning his Black Belt in Shoto Kan Karate.
Mark was a long-time business owner in Merced, owning Merced Farm Equipment and then Mac Tools.
A memorial service and celebration of Mark's life will take place on July 11, 2021 at Lake Yosemite Rotary Cove 1, Merced CA at 1:00pm. His family would like to thank everyone for their prayers, thoughts, and kind wishes.
Published by Merced Sun Star on Jul. 5, 2021.