Mark’s life began on May 6, 1955 in El Dorado. He is the son of Clifton R. and Marlene (Golobay) Patty. Mark was a cable locator for over 18 years and had worked for Blackburn Construction. He was an avid collector “Pack Rat” and enjoyed hunting, fishing, trapping and working on his many projects. Mark was a member of the Patmos #97 Masonic Lodge in El Dorado. His greatest joy was his family which includes his mother Marlene Patty of El Dorado, children Heather (Shawn) Tong of Missouri, Sean (Bethany) Patty of Wichita, and Ryan Lynn of Oregon; grandchildren Devin (Kayla) Wyman, Treyton, Taegen, Tucker, Truett, Tysten and Tannler Patty, Loren Tong, Blake Brawner, Mallory Tong and Sekoya Tong; siblings Rex (Jimmy) Patty of Topeka, Brent (Sharlene) Patty of El Dorado and Kim Andrews of El Dorado and several nieces and nephews. Mark passed away at his home on February 14, 2019. He is preceded in death by his father Clifton, wife Stephanie Patty and sister Diane Cook. Cremation has taken place and his family will gather on his birthday May 6, 2019 at Carlson Colonial Funeral Home at 2 p.m. to fulfill Mark’s wish to have the “world’s longest procession” to Towanda Cemetery where his graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Everyone is encouraged to drive in his procession and help fulfill one of his last wishes. Memorial contributions in Mark’s name may be directed to the Patmos Lodge #97. Please sign his online guestbook and leave a memory of Mark at www.carlsoncolonial.com.
Donations may be made to:
Patmost Masonic Lodge #97
401 South Haverhill, El Dorado KS 67042