Mark Earl Whitt, 62, of Syracuse, died on Friday, July 12, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Hospital. Mark was a life long resident of Syracuse and graduate of Henninger High School. He had retired as a foreman from the City of Syracuse Department of Parks & Recreation. He was an avid collector of antique Stickley Furniture.
Mark was pre-deceased by his parents, Earl “Buzz’ & Helen Whitt; and cousins: Phyllis Grillo, Peter Pellenz and Joe Drazek.
He is survived by his cousins: Marcia Niles, Jacki Shepardson, John Pellenz, George Drazek, Michael “Mickey” Drazek, Joy Nielson, Wayne Drazek and Jill Drazek; his best friends: Joe Pulaski, Joe Wysocki and Eddie Poswiata; and his long time companion Mary Brisson.
A funeral mass will be held on Saturday, July 20 at 9:30am in Transfiguration Church with burial to follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the S.P.C.A., 5878 E Molloy Rd, Syracuse, 13211.