Mark Frederick Neufield

Neufield

Mark Frederick

It is with deep and heavy sadness we announce the death of Mark Frederick Neufield who passed away on February 7, 2015 following a lengthy illness. Mark was born January 14, 1953 in Oliver BC. Mark and his first wife Patti had 4 children, Melanie (Donnie) Morrison, Amanda (Byron) Neufield, Sean and Alex Neufield. Mark is also survived by his wife; Micki, stepson; Will and three granddaughters; Anna, Carly, and Tayah. Mark came from a large family and is also survived by sisters; Caroline Woods, and Linda (Dennis) LaRoche and brothers; Dick(Pauline) Neufield, Ron Neufield, Keith Neufield, Brian (Nita) Neufield, Darren Neufield and numerous nieces and nephews. Mark worked for 35 years at the Summerland Research Station and enjoyed sharing the fruits of his labor with others. He loved spending time with family and friends, his favorite pastimes included; hunting, fishing, hiking, gardening, photography, and going for ice cream runs to Tickleberry’s, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his favorite furry friend, Molson. Mark’s membership in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints was a very important part of his life. His strong faith carried him through the challenges of his illness. The family wishes to thank special friends; Colin & Wanda Madill, Alan & Jan Canton, and Mike & Karin McCarty. Thanks also to Dr. Jumaa and Dr. Paisley and the caring staff at Haven Hill. In lieu of flowers donations to the Alzheimer’s Society would be greatly appreciated. A Memorial Service will be held February 21, 2015 at 1 pm at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2946 South Main Street, Penticton, BC. Condolences may be shared

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