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Mark W. Saunders

May 6, 1966 ~ January 11, 2023 (age 56) 56 Years Old

Mark Saunders Obituary

Mark W. Saunders, 56, of Benton passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at his home.
Mark was born in Benton, IL on May 6, 1966 the son of Donald Lee & Linda (Fryer) Saunders.
He married Sandy (Johnson) on June 12, 1993.
Mr. Saunders was an avid Arrowhead hunter. He loved camping, hiking and anything outdoors. He was a former Cub Scout Leader and loved being with his son. He would help anyone out at any time.
Mr. Saunders is survived by his:
Wife: Sandy Saunders of Benton
Son: Jake Saunders of Benton
Mother: Linda Saunders of Benton
4 Siblings:
Donald Saunders, Jr. & wife Linda of Greensburg, IN
Charles Lee Saunders & wife JoDonna of Benton
Heather Saunders Barclay & husband Aaron of Akin
Douglas Clay Saunders of Benton
Nieces & Nephews:
Andrew Saunders & wife Olivia of Kentucky
Amanda Saunders and her children: Willow & Marlow of Buckner
Olivia Barclay of Akin
Graeme Barclay of Akin
Clay Saunders of Benton
Brian Saunders & wife Brittani of Indiana
Amanda Jarman of Indiana
Melissa Wade of Benton and her daughter Madison Hancock & husband Tyler
Justin Williams of Benton and his son Bradley
Mr. Saunders was preceded in death by his Father.
A Memorial service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, January 15th at the Morton & Johnston Funeral Home in Benton with Pastor Greg Shelton officiating. 
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Memorial Service
January 15, 2023

2:00 PM
Morton and Johnston Funeral Home
410 S. Main Street
Benton, IL 62812


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