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“Charlene and family,so sorry for your loss.I haven,t seen you since grade school,but saddened to hear of your sons passing. My prayers are with you ! ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: Starlene Mix Bortvit

“Dear Charlene, Gene and family, Sending my thoughts and prayers your way. I am so happy to know Mark is at peace with the Lord and being able to...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Helen Blomstrom

“Gene & Charlene, I was so sorry to read of Mark's death. I know that he is resting peacefully in God's arms. May the Lord be with you during this...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Dolores Inman

Mark Allen Schwartz the son of Donald and Charlene (Anderson) Schwartz was born June 23, 1965 in Fairmont, Minnesota. He died on Friday, September 30, 2011 at Palo Alto Hospital in Emmetsburg, Iowa at the age of 46.

He was baptized and confirmed at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Armstrong.

Mark spent the majority of his life at Krysilis his residential home in Forest City, Iowa.

He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Armstrong.

Left to cherish Mark's memory are his parents, Charlene and Gene Tigges of Armstrong; sisters, Shannon Simmons and her husband, Russell of St. Paul, Minnesota; Traci Hansen and her husband, Dan of Whittemore, Iowa; brothers, Jim Tigges and his wife, Cathy of Phoenix, Arizona; Brian Tigges and his wife, Sandy of Ringsted, Iowa; five nephews; two nieces; Aunts; Uncles; Cousins and his family and friends at Krysilis in Forest City.

He has been preceded in death by his father, Donald Schwartz and brother, Alan Tigges.

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