Mark Edward Fletcher, age 59, passed away unexpectedly May 6, 2019.
Mark was a loving husband, father, son, brother and grandfather. He was born May 11, 1959 in Mt Gilead,Ohio to Albert and Hazel Fletcher. He grew up in Columbus, Ohio, graduated from Westerville South High School and The Ohio State University. Mark held positions at IBM, Bureau of Workers Compensation, McGraw Hill, Lexis Nexis and most recently owned his own tree company - Monster Tree Service of Central Ohio. Mark’s passion was spending time on his farm, hanging in the barn with his horse, Scooter and donkey, Poppy, playing hockey, and spending time with his family, friends, and grandkids. He was also a huge Columbus Blue Jackets fan and had been going to games since their inaugural season.
Mark is preceded in death by his father, Albert Fletcher. He is survived by his loving wife Ginger of 21years, children, Erin (Andrew) Spalla, step children, Tara (Noah) Hostetler, Nathan Hatem, Calvin (Hilary) Hatem, mother, Hazel Fletcher, brother, Terry (Kathy) Fletcher, sister, Karen (Thomas) Gavin, half brother Philip (Christine) Fletcher, and 4 grandchildren. He was loved by so many and will be greatly missed!
His family will receive friends at HILLS FUNERAL HOME, 220 S STATE ST, WESTERVILLE, OHIO 43081 on Wednesday May 15 from 4pm -7pm. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, May 16 at 11am.
In lieu of flowers donations can made to The Blue Jackets Foundation nhl.com/bluejackets/community/foundation or Honor Flight (honorflightcolumbus.org).