Mark Louis "Markie" Weber, age 89, of Fowler, MI, passed away Friday, October 8, 2021, at Sparrow Clinton Hospital, St. Johns.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, October 14, 2021, at 10:30 A.M. at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Fowler, MI, with Rev. Fr. Dennis Howard presiding. Burial will take place at Most Holy Trinity Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, from 2-8 P.M. with the family present from 2-4 & 6-8 P.M. at Smith Family Funeral Homes – George Chapel. A Rosary prayed on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, at 7:30 P.M. at the funeral home.
Mark was born in Dallas Township, Michigan, on January 8, 1932, the son of Frank and Dora (Goerge) Weber. Mark married Henrietta Ruth "Tootie" Kramer on October 25, 1955 in Fowler, Michigan. They were blessed with 60 years of marriage prior to her passing on April 17, 2016.
Mark was a lifelong farmer and he also worked for Becker's Furniture. He enjoyed tractor pulling, hunting, fishing and playing cards. He was a butcher for many years and enjoyed roasting hogs for special occasions. Mark loved spending time with his family especially his grandchildren, great grandchildren and dog Copper. He was a member and past vice president of the Clintonia Antique Tractor Club and also a member of the Mid-Michigan Old Gas & Tractor Association, Fowler Conservation Club and Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Fowler, MI.
He is survived by his 9 children, 29 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and one sister Francis Schneider. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Henrietta "Tootie", twin sons: David and Dennis Weber, and his 10 siblings.
Memorials may be made to the wishes of the family or Dallas Township Fire Department. Online condolences can be sent to www.smithfamilyfuneralhomes.com. The family is being served by Smith Family Funeral Homes - Goerge Chapel, Fowler, Michigan.