Samuel DeMark, 90, of Guy & Mary Felt Manor, Emporium, PA died at the Manor on Tuesday (December 23, 2014) evening following a lengthy illness.
He was born October 6, 1924 in Austin, PA a son of the late Dominic and Lena Perry DeMark. He married the late Mary Zelenz DeMark. Mr. DeMark graduated from Austin High School. He served with the US Army during WW II as a mechanic stationed mainly in Alberta, Canada. He retired from Motor Coil in Emporium where he worked as a truck driver for many years. He was a member of St. Mark Catholic Church. Sam enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening. He loved being outdoors and enjoyed all wildlife.
Surviving Sister: Arlene DeMark, Portville, NY
Sister: Marie Anastasia and her husband Ralph, Olean, NY
Several Nieces and nephews
Preceded in Death By Parents: Dominic and Lena Perry DeMark
Wife: Mary Zelenz DeMark who died June 20, 1991
2 Sisters: Frances Spong and Madeline DeMark
Brother: Dominic DeMark
Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at the St. Mark Catholic Church, 235 East Fourth Street, Emporium, PA on Saturday (December 27, 2014) at 1:00 PM with Rev. Paul S. Siebert, Pastor, as Celebrant.
Visitation will be at the Barnett Funeral Home on Saturday, two hours prior to the Service.
Burial will be in the St. Mark Catholic Cemetery, Emporium, PA
BARNETT FUNERAL HOME, Inc. entrusted with arrangements.