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Mark Allen Cheek

Male 1962 - 1997  (35 years)


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  • Name Mark Allen Cheek 
    Born 26 Jun 1962  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Sep 1997  Manhattan, Riley County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2810  Rossville
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2016 

    Father Charles J Cheek,   b. 25 Nov 1933, Ewing, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 2000, St. Marys, Pottawatomie County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Karen Pauline Wilson Cheek,   b. 6 Sep 1941, Horton, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 2014, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 6 Dec 1959  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Karen's obituary says marriage date was December 6, 1960.
    Family ID F1086  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Kaila J Cheek
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2016 15:42:21 
    Family ID F1089  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Sep 1997 - Manhattan, Riley County, Kansas Link to Google Earth
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    Obituary- Cheek, Mark
    Obituary- Cheek, Mark
    Mark A. Cheek

    Mark Allen Cheek, 35, St. Marys, died Friday, September 26, 1997, at a Manhattan hospital. Mark had been ill with A.L.S.

    He was born June 26, 1962, in Topeka, the son of Charles J. and Karen P. Wilson Cheek. He had lived in the St. Marys community the past several years, and had lived in Wamego since January 1997.

    Mark lived most of his life in the Rossville area. He served in the Army National Guard in St. Marys. He worked as a drywaller for many years. He had lived in the Sanford, N.C. area for three years. Mark was member of the St. Marys Bible Baptist Church.

    He is survived by a daughter, Kaila J. Cheek, Cumberland, N.C.; his parents, Charles J. and Karen P. Cheek, Emmett; three brothers, Rick Cheek, St. Marys, Matthew Cheek, Lebanon, Ind., and Timothy Cheek, Emmett; and a half-sister, Alice Beck, Port St. Lucie, Fla.

    A family visitation was from 4:00 until 6:30 Sunday at Piper-Verschelden Funeral Home. His service was at 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial was in Valley View Cemetery.

    Memorial contributions may be made to the Kaila J. Cheek Educational Fund and sent in care of the funeral home.
    Obituary- Cheek, Mark
    Obituary- Cheek, Mark
    Mark Cheek

    ST. MARYS -- Mark Cheek, 35, St. Marys, died Friday, Sept. 26, 1997, at a Manhattan hospital. He had been ill with ALS.

    Mr. Cheek worked in drywall construction for many years. He also served in the Army National Guard in St. Marys.

    He was born June 26, 1962, in Topeka, the son of Charles J. and Karen P. Wilson Cheek. He lived in St. Marys many years and in Sanford, N.C., three years. He move to Wamego in January this year.

    Mr. Cheek was a member of St. Marys Bible Baptist Church.

    Survivors include a daughter, Kaila J. Cheek, Cumberland, N.C.; his parents, Charles J. and Karen P. Cheek, Emmett; three brothers, Rick Cheek, St. Marys, Matthew Cheek, Lebanon, Ind., and Timothy Cheek, Emmett; and a half sister, Alice Beck, Port St. Lucy, Fla.

    Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Piper-Verschelden Funeral Home in St. Marys. Burial will be at the Valley View Cemetery in St. Marys. Relatives and friends will meet from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

    Memorial contributions may be made to Kaila J. Cheek Educational Fund and sent in care of the funeral home.

    [Note- this was originally published with his brother, Rick's, name.]