June 10, 1987 - November 9, 2016
Mark S. Smith On Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Mark went to his Heavenly Home and is now at peace. Born the Loving Son of Stephen (fiancé’ Anna Alexander) Smith and Christi Smith (nee Duden). Devoted Husband of Jessica (nee Van Asdlen); Proud Father of Cora and Livia; Cherished Brother of Drew (Dionne) Smith and Jake Smith; Fond Brother in Law of Jon (fiancé’ Nicole Egizio) Van Asdlen; Dearly Loved Son in Law of Rick and Brenda Van Asdlen. Mark will be lovingly remembered as a role model in every sense of the term. Young and old, friend or stranger, every day he set out to be the example of who we ourselves could be. He set his Own standard of excellence and never had an excuse. He was a Hero And a Rock to his family, his friends and the Minooka Community. Mark cherished his new found faith and was committed to the high calling of loving God with all his heart, all his soul, all his mind and all his strength. And second, loving his neighbor as himself. He demonstrated what it was like to be that shining light as a friend, who would lend a helping hand and listening ear. A wonderful teacher and coach because he truly believed in his students and in their athletic abilities by encouraging them To do their best and never quit. A strong competitor whether it was on the golf course, the track, the basketball court or Cheering for his favorite baseball team, the Cubs ! Until we meet Again! Prayer Services for family and friends of Mark S. Smith will begin at 5:00 PM on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at The Village Christian Church located at 8965 S. Bell Road, Minooka. The prayer service for MCHS students and faculty will be held at The Village Christian Church on Sunday, November 13, 2016 for a 6:00 PM. The family requests Preferred Memorials in lieu of flowers may be directed to the Family of Mark Smith. Arrangements entrusted to The Maple Funeral Home, Channahon. For in formation www.themaplefuneralhome.com or 815. 467-1234.
Mark S. Smith On Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Mark went to his Heavenly Home and is now at peace. Born the Loving Son of Stephen (fiancé’ Anna Alexander) Smith and Christi Smith (nee Duden). Devoted Husband of Jessica (nee Van Asdlen);... View Obituary & Service Information
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