Mark Phillip Vekaryasz was born in Rogers City March 27, 1962 to Stanley Vekaryasz and Kathryn Lamb.
He left this world July 8, 2017 in Lexington, Oklahoma at his fiancėe’s, Karolena Rosson, house.
Mark was raised in Rogers City until 1980 graduation in which he moved to Oklahoma.
In 1982, he married Karen Matthews and had two sons, Eric and Patrick, but divorced in 1993. Mark loved working as a code qualified welder and crane operator for such industries as the Y.A.C.C., Q.B. Inc. & Pressure Vessels Inc.
Mark is preceded in death by his father, Stanley Vekaryasz.
He is survived by his mother, Kathryn Vekaryasz; sisters, Rose Fryske, Kim Kreft and Lucy Kamyszek; brother, Dan Vekaryasz; sons, Eric and Patrick Vekaryasz; and three grandchildren.
Mark has always loved life to its fullest so to honor his wishes there won’t be a funeral service but a memorial life party at his fiancėe’s house where he resided.
The life party was held July 22.
Mark’s ashes will be flown home to Rogers City August 18 at which time his family will help him complete the final journey with his father at a later date.