Burkhart, Mark Randall, Saginaw, Michigan


Beloved husband, father, son, brother, uncle and friend passed away Tuesday, November 22, 2011 due to injuries received in an auto accident. Age 37 years. Son of Howard and Regina (Engels) Burkhart, Mark was born August 19, 1974 in Saginaw, Michigan. He was a 1992 graduate of Arthur Hill High School. Mark married Lisa A. Jimenez on May 17, 2003. She survives him. Mark was employed at Retro Foam as a foreman. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Merrill. Mark enjoyed his mustang, motorcycles and especially playing with his miracle baby. Surviving besides his wife Lisa are his miracle baby, Gemma; his parents, Howard and Regina (Jeannie) Burkhart, Zilwaukee; his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Benito and Elizabeth Jimenez, Marion Springs; one sister and one brother, Lisa and Cory Menchaca, Zilwaukee; Howard Burkhart Jr., Zilwaukee; one sister-in-law, Sophia Jimenez, Marion Springs; one brother-in-law, Jason and Richelle Jimenez, Sagnaw; four nieces and two nephews, Xavier, Jayden, Camille, Jason Jr., Alexis and Elaina; and his dog, Kaiden. Funeral Service will take place on Monday, November 28, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty). Rev. Fr. Craig Carolan will officiate with burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Monday from 9:00 a.m. until time of service. The Rosary will be prayed at 5:00 p.m. Sunday. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or the family wishes. www.snowfuneralhome.net