Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
January 7, 2012 8:37 am EST


TUCSON, Ariz. — Mark Stephen Fawcett, 56, was born in Mount Vernon to Harold C. and Sue (Heighton) Fawcett on Oct. 11, 1955. He died at his residence in Tucson, Ariz., on Dec. 18, 2011.

He retired from the U.S. Air force after serving 20 years from 1972 through 1992.

Mark is survived by his father, Harold C. (Norma) Fawcett of Mount Vernon; two daughter, Amarlie Fawcett and Caraleen Fawcett of Tucson, Ariz.; five grandchildren, Kyle Rodriguez, Kallie Rodriguez, Aliyah Fawcett, Kellan Richardson and Gianna Flores; uncles, Gordon (Marjorie) Fawcett and R. Lynn (Margaret) Fawcett of Utica; aunts, Anna Wolfe and Rosalea Vance of Mount Vernon and Beverly (Heighton) Walton of Tucson, Ariz.; and numerous cousins.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Sue (Heighton) Fawcett of Mount Vernon; grandparents, Lundy and Grace (Davis) Fawcett and Conard and Anna Heighton; uncles, Gene Fawcett and Dick Heighton; and aunt, Betty Ramsey.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Submitted by Harold Fawcett.

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