Mark Sydney Peterson

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Mark Sydney Peterson

Mark Sydney Peterson, 63, of Overland Park, KS., passed away Friday, July 12, 2019 at his home, surrounded by his family, after a short-term illness.

Mark was born on August 11th, 1955 in Ida Grove, Iowa to Sydney and Helen Peterson.  He grew up in Westside, Iowa and graduated from Ar-We-Va High School in  1973.  Mark had a 28 year career in electrical/data communications sales at Stanion Wholesale Electric in Kansas City.  He was an avid sports fan, especially for the Kansas City Royals and Kansas City Chiefs.  When not watching sports, he enjoyed doing handyman work around the house and looked forward to the annual Panama City Beach vacation with his family.  Mark was a devoted husband and father who loved his family tremendously.

Mark is survived by his wife, Joyce (Pudenz); son Thomas: and daughter Holly.  His siblings:  Donna (John) Reglein:  John (Cathy) Peterson: Renee (Bill) Mauer;  Jeff (Linda) Peterson; and many nieces and nephews.  He is preceded in death by his parents Helen and Sydney Peterson. 

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 am, Friday July 19 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Lenexa, KS.  Visitation will be 9:00 am until service time.  Inurnment will be at Resurrection Cemetery, Lenexa, KS following the mass.  A luncheon will be at the Gast Social Room at Holy Trinity Catholic church following the Rite of Committal.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to Kansas City Hospice and Palliative Care, click here