Obituaries

Tony Guadalupe Espinoza
B: 1950-11-11
D: 2017-12-08
View Details
Espinoza, Tony Guadalupe
Margaret Rogers
B: 1955-11-02
D: 2017-12-06
View Details
Rogers, Margaret
Steven Sellars
B: 1965-02-07
D: 2017-12-06
View Details
Sellars, Steven
Rosie Asbeck
B: 1955-11-03
D: 2017-12-05
View Details
Asbeck, Rosie
Bettye Giard
B: 1938-01-27
D: 2017-12-05
View Details
Giard, Bettye
Gregory Hazlett
B: 1958-11-02
D: 2017-12-02
View Details
Hazlett, Gregory
Mary Lois Lietzau
B: 1932-07-10
D: 2017-12-02
View Details
Lietzau, Mary Lois
Albert Bartley
B: 1954-07-10
D: 2017-12-02
View Details
Bartley, Albert
Debra Jones
B: 1956-08-05
D: 2017-12-02
View Details
Jones, Debra
Lillian McQuitty Layden
B: 1925-09-29
D: 2017-12-01
View Details
McQuitty Layden, Lillian
Edward McFarland
B: 1941-01-09
D: 2017-12-01
View Details
McFarland, Edward
Mabel Barbato
B: 1932-08-24
D: 2017-12-01
View Details
Barbato, Mabel
Alfonso Aguilar
B: 1928-08-10
D: 2017-11-30
View Details
Aguilar, Alfonso
Marie Permenter
B: 1941-04-15
D: 2017-11-29
View Details
Permenter, Marie
Cynthia Place
B: 1961-10-23
D: 2017-11-28
View Details
Place, Cynthia
Daniel Zimmerlee
B: 1960-09-17
D: 2017-11-27
View Details
Zimmerlee, Daniel
Tracy Justice
B: 1974-09-09
D: 2017-11-27
View Details
Justice, Tracy
Robert Carter
B: 1950-12-22
D: 2017-11-26
View Details
Carter, Robert
William Lynn
B: 1938-03-16
D: 2017-11-26
View Details
Lynn, William
Lavonne West
B: 1970-05-04
D: 2017-11-26
View Details
West, Lavonne
Sandra Knowles
B: 1955-11-11
D: 2017-11-25
View Details
Knowles, Sandra

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
3915 Dacoma St.
Suite E
Houston, TX 77092
Phone: 713-344-0764 / 888-973-7685
Fax: 888-281-0550

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Mark McDonald can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for Mark McDonald

Mark McDonald
Mark Gregory McDonald
August 23, 1979 – May 14, 2017

Mark was born in Red Bank, N.J. and his 1st home was on NWS Earle in Colts Neck, NJ. He lived in West New York, NJ until age 6 and loved playing outside and living in the city was in his blood. Mark’s family moved to Houston in 1985. He played Little League and AYA football and was his team’s own refrigerator appliance.

Mark began playing bass guitar at 10. His first song was Guns and Rose’ Sweet Child of Mine. This began Mark’s lifelong love of music. He played the bass in Austin HS’ Jazz band and with numerous other bands, and his musical talent was well-respected by Houston musicians.

Mark worked in data discovery for computer forensic companies in Houston, NYC, and Chicago.

Mark has many friends and made an impression on all of us. He was fun-loving, fearless, and had such a zest for life that was broken by the shame of his addiction.

Mark is survived by his parents, Timothy and Cindy (Gunther) McDonald of Houston; brother and sister-in-law, Travis and Stacy Pearland; nieces, Lyla and Laurel, Pearland; son Austin, Oklahoma; aunts, uncles, and cousins in New Jersey, Indiana, South Carolina, and Florida. Mark was preceded in death by grandparents, Fred and Dottie Gunther, and Raymond and Rosanna McDonald.

Donations can be made to River Pointe Church Warehouse School of Music or Attack Poverty/ Friends of North Richmond.
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Lit Memorial Candles
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos