Peacefully, surrounded by the love of his family on October 22, 2020 at 68 years of age. Beloved husband of 47 years to Nadine (nee Hayes). Loving and devoted father of Jessica & husband Dan Ritz, and Mark & wife Dora. Cherished grandfather of Brooke, Adam, Jackson, and Iris. Predeceased by his parents Mark and Irene Donlon. Treasured brother to Cathy (Andre) Lalancette, Roberta (late Russ) Lariviere, Mary Ann (Steve) Taylor, and Carol (Wayne) Regier. Dear brother-in-law to Robert (Louise) Hayes, Marlene (Mike) Welsh, Warren (Gen) Hayes, and late Cameron Hayes. Sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews.
Mark had a Masters in Social Work, he was the Executive Director of Glengarda Child and Family Services and Children’s First. He was a member of the Rotary Club of Windsor since 2002.
Mark was a sports fan, enjoyed golfing and traveling with friends and family. His outgoing nature and humour will be fondly remembered and forever missed.
If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation or Rotary Club of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.
Reservations and personal face coverings are required to attend visitation Wednesday, October 28, 2020 from 3-5pm and 7-9pm at Families First, 3260 Dougall Ave., South Windsor, 519-969-5841.
A private Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 11:30am.
On Thursday, a livestream link of the funeral will be available on Mark’s online profile.
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