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Mark Irwin Perry

January 3, 1965 ~ February 4, 2024 (age 59) 59 Years Old

Mark Perry Obituary

Mark Irwin Perry, of Lake City, passed away on Sunday, February 4, 2024 at his home with family by his side. He was 59.

Mark was born on January 3, 1965 in Clare, Michigan to Gordon and Darlene (Gibson) Perry Sr. Mark was one of seven children and grew up having a close relationship with his siblings. On August 19, 1996 he entered into marriage with the former Peggy Simmons in Cadillac. Mark was a master chef and cooked fantastic meals. He was also incredibly artistic and talented when it came to skin art. He has a true passion for being a tattoo artist and spent a majority of his career doing so. In his spare time, he could often be found outside, either working on cars, hunting, or woodworking. Above all, Mark cherished the time spent with his family.
Mark is survived by his wife, Peggy Perry; children, Chelsea (James) Hood, Michael (fiancée Stephanie) Perry, an Dedee (Shaine) Wallace; grandchildren, Olivia, Opal, Mary-Lynne, Esther Lee, Autumn, Krista Lynne, Joshua, and Spencer; siblings, Linda (Richard) Lewis, Darla (Dennis) Gasper, Joe Gordon Wallace Perry Jr., Kevin (Priscilla) Perry; sister-in-law, Jeanette Phelps; numerous nieces and nephews; and many other loving family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Gordon and Darlene Perry Sr.; sister, Louise Reed; brother, Theodore "Teddy" Perry; and two infant twin brothers, Darrell and Dale.
A time of gathering will be held on Thursday, February 8, 2024 from 1 p.m. util 3 p.m. at Young-Holdship Funeral Home.

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