Obituaries » Mark Raymond Messman
August 29, 2018
LAPEER, Mich. — Mark Raymond Messman, age 54, formerly of Lima, passed away August 29, 2018, in Lapeer, Michigan. Mark was born in Lima Ohio to Raymond Eugene Messman and Dolores Elaine (Weaver) Messman.His father preceded him in death and his mother survives in Lima.
Mark was a 1982 graduate of Shawnee High School, where he excelled in football. He was a Manufacturing / Industrial Engineer for 30+ years with General Motors. He had received a patent for his development of new technology. Mark had a Master’s Degree from Kettering University in Flint, Michigan. He was an accomplished Angler and a devout fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers and The Ohio State University Buckeyes. Mark was known to all who knew him as a very spiritual, honorable and caring person of faith.
He is survived by his mom, Dolores Elaine (Weaver) Messman; his brother, Todd Eugene (Shannda) Messman; three nieces, Brittany, Lacey and Merissa Messman; and his longtime friends, Quinton Fissel and Steve Roberts.
Services celebrating Mark’s life will begin at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 8, 2018, at Chiles-Laman Funeral and Cremation Services, Shawnee Chapel. Pastor Shane Crites will officiate the service. The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 8, prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made the charity of the donor’s choice. Condolences may be expressed at chiles-lamanfh.com.