John Wesley Marks

November 11, 1933 ~ February 10, 2019 (age 85)


John Wesley Marks, Jr., 85, of Clarington, passed away on February 10, 2019 at his home near Cook Forest.

He was born on November 11, 1933 in West Sunbury, Butler County, a son of the late John Wesley Marks and Virginia Pauline (Kepple) Marks.

Mr. Marks served in the United States Army from 1956 -1958.

Following honorable service to his country he worked in construction and was a truckdriver throughout his life.

He is survived by four children, Marlene Marks of Dallas, Tx, Vivian Fletcher of Manassas, VA, Douglas Marks of Pittsburgh, and Curtis Waldenville of Avonmore; four grandchildren; three sisters, Lois Jean Repine of Lock Haven, PA, Ilene Caldwell of Berryville, VA, and Kathleen Nelson of Naples, FL; three brothers, Dale Marks and wife (Charlene) of Wasilla, AK, Thomas Marks of Boyers, PA, and William Marks and wife Sharon of Leechburg.

Preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, Marjorie Liutermoza and Georgia Hermanson; one brother, David Marks.

Arrangements were private and under the direction of Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., Punxsutawney.

His ashes were interred at Greenwood Memorial Park.



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