Mark Dale Mann, 60, of Layton, our loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, returned to his Heavenly Father on January 1, 2014, due to complications following surgery.
Mark was born on July 23, 1953 to Olive Elaine Peterson and Dale Dee Mann in Salt Lake City. Mark graduated from Viewmont High. He married his high school sweetheart, Sherylan Stone, on November 16, 1970. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple. They were blessed with two children, Rachelle and Shaun.
Mark was a faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
He diligently served in many callings throughout his life. Mark had a deep gratitude and love for his Savior. He was a great example of one who accepted the trials of life without becoming bitter and always moved cheerfully forward.
Mark loved traveling and found great joy in spending time with his family. He was an avid outdoor enthusiast who loved any adventure.
Mark is survived by his sweet wife, Sherylan, who dedicated her life to him; daughter, Rachelle Ryan (Rod), Clinton; son, Shaun, Farmington; five grandchildren, Jordan, Justin, Jaymin, Kayden, and Madison; sister, Dalane Evensen, Bountiful; sister, Linda Adams (Richard), Layton; brother, Harold Mann (Arline), West Bountiful; sister, Jolene Watson (Michael), Centerville; sister, JaNae Stevens (Norman), Idaho Falls, ID; brother, Ross Mann (Pat), Fruit Heights.
Preceded in death by his parents, brother-in-law, DeMar Evensen, and sister-in-law, Carol Stone.
A viewing will be held Sunday evening, January 5, 2014, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Russon Brothers Mortuary, 295 North Main, Bountiful. Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 6, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the Canyon Woods chapel, 1085 N 50 E, Kaysville, UT (Mutton Hollow Rd) with a viewing from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. prior to the services. Interment at Centerville Cemetery, 400. S 700 East, Centerville. Online condolences at www.russonmortuary.com.