Mark W. Mast, of New Paris, passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2022 at his home surrounded by his family at the age of 54. Mark was born on March 29, 1968 in Goshen to Eli and Margaret Mast. After graduating from Wawasee High School, he met the love of his life Denise Richardson, whom he married on August 7, 1988. Professionally, Mark worked as a production manager at Polaris/Rinker for 35 years.
Kindhearted, Mark was ready to volunteer for anything and was quick to extend a helping hand to anyone who was in need. A man of God, he attended Grace Community Church in Goshen and was baptized two years ago on November 15th, 2020. Mark enjoyed racing, camping, bike riding, and traveling to Mexico and the Dominican Republic. Most of all, he loved and cherished the time he spent with his family, especially his grandchildren. Mark will always be remembered for his courageous, loving, and strong spirit.
Mark will be deeply missed by his wife of 34 years, Denise; daughter, Danielle (Brooks) Beer; grandchildren, Savanah, Realynn, and Leah; mother, Margaret Mast; sister, Sharon Richardson; and brothers, Terry (Pat) Mast, Dean (Rita) Mast, and Alan (Crystal) Mast. He was preceded in death by his father, Eli Mast and two brothers, Robert Mast and Glen Mast.
Friends and family may gather at Owen Family Funeral Home in Syracuse from 1:00pm until 5:00pm on Sunday, November 20, 2022. A funeral service will immediately follow with Rev. Mike Silliman officiating. Burial will take place on Monday, November 21 at 2:00pm at Syracuse Cemetery. Please gather at Owen Family Funeral Home, Syracuse, an hour before to process to the cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Grace Community Church, the Goshen Cancer Society, or to the Eagle 3760.