Mark Edwards, 63, passed away on October 26, 2014 at the Canyonlands Care Center.
Mark was born on January 26, 1951 in Columbus, Ohio, to Robert and Doris Myers Edwards. He grew up in Sunbury, Ohio, graduating from high school there. After high school, his family moved to Moab in 1968. He was married to Debbie Belknap on November 3, 1973 in Sunbury, Ohio. They were later divorced. Mark owned and operated an automotive body shop for many years in Moab.
Mark had a great love of the outdoors, with hunting, rock hounding and fishing being his favorite pastimes.
Mark is survived by one daughter, Neely Edwards, formerly of Moab and now of Sierra Vista, Arizona. He is also survived by a brother and two sisters.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
At Mark’s request, cremation has taken place and a private family memorial will be held at a later date.
Condolences can be made to the family at www.SpanishValleyMortuary.com.