December 22, 2022

September 20, 1967 – December 22, 2022

On December 22, 2022, our beloved Mark passed away at the age of 55 at home.
Mark was a kind and generous soul, who at the age of 17 was struck by a debilitating terminal illness that lasted 38 years. He is now at peace.

He will be sorely missed by his parents, Agnes and Martin; his twin brother, Luke (Elen and sons, Mark and Alex); his sister, Christine (John and their children, Anna and Matthew); and his brother, Edward (Suzanne and their children, Emily and Jacob).

Family and friends are invited to attend a visitation at St. Luke’s Parish, 106 Anselme-Lavigne, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Qc H9A 1N8, on Friday, December 30, 2022, from 12-1 p.m., followed by a Funeral Mass at 1 p.m.

To protect all attendees from the spread of COVID and the Flu, we prefer that attendees wear a mask. Masks will be provided.

A private burial (limited to immediate family) to take place at Rideau Memorial Gardens on the same day.

The family would like to thank the CLSC Pierrefonds, especially Dr. Chantal Sylvestre who has cared for Mark for many years, the Lakeshore General Hospital, and the Montreal Children’s Hospital for their support, care, and compassion over the last 38 years.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Mark’s memory to the Montreal Children’s Hospital would be greatly appreciated.


St. Luke’s Parish

106 Anselme-Lavigne, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Qc H9A 1N8

December 30, 2022, from 12-1 p.m.

Funeral Mass

December 30, 2022, 1 p.m.

12 responses

  1. Costa & Dina Grigoropoulos

    December 26, 2022 at 4:27 pm

    Please accept our deepest condolences. We will be attending the visitation and the mass.

  2. Diana & Marc Sincennes

    December 26, 2022 at 6:04 pm

    Dean Luke and family. We learned the sad news about Mark and we wanted to express to you and your family our sincere condoleances. We wish we could have been there for you during this difficult time (but we are out of the country presently). We will be in touch on our return.

  3. Sharla

    December 27, 2022 at 1:55 am

    Dearest Agnes, Martin, Luke, Elen, Mark and Alex.
    I had the privilege of meeting Mark only once, but even in that one time I could sense the beautiful tender spirit he was.
    Our family reaches out to you all in love and prayers for comfort, support strength kindness and compassion in the days to come. Much love to you all

  4. Malcolm De Souza

    December 27, 2022 at 9:45 am

    Dear Mr. And Mrs. Correa, Eddie and family
    Our heartfelt condolences goes out to all of you.
    May Mark rest in peace and grant him Lord eternal life.
    Malcolm De Souza and family

  5. Consuelo Benavides Guenther

    December 27, 2022 at 8:06 pm

    Dear Agnes, Martin and Family,
    Death leaves heartache no one can heal.
    Love leaves a memory no one can steal.
    So sorry to hear of the loss of Dear Mark.
    I share with you and your family your sorrow. I know this is a very hard time for you but, I hope it helps just a liittle to know you are in my heart. I am at a loss for words dear friend. My prayers are for you and your family in the hope of your finding comfort and strength. May beautiful Mark Rest in Peace in the Glory of God! May the perpetual light shine upon him!

  6. Blaise and Philomena Pereira

    December 28, 2022 at 5:11 pm

    Our heartfelt condolences goes out to all of you, We will be attending the visitation and the mass.

  7. Marilyn and Patrick Correa

    December 28, 2022 at 6:57 pm

    “A great soul serves everyone all the time. A great soul never dies. It brings us together again and again” -Maya Angelou

    It is with sadness that we received the news of Marks’ passing. Our condolences especially to his twin brother Luke who cared for Mark throughout such a lengthy illness to the point of motivating the entire extended family to pick up the slack during the many difficult times.
    We would like to acknowledge the many friends and neighbors that supported his family in various ways throughout Mark’s illness.

    The love and care shared by his immediate family was so seamless it would be difficult to be matched by any institution. They missed out many long weekends, picnics and family gatherings over the period of his illness. I am sure Mark will be watching over each and every member of his family.

  8. Sarah Smith

    December 29, 2022 at 9:14 pm

    Our sincerest condolences to you all, with love from Sarah Smith & Luke and Stefan J.

  9. Neil, Sam, Candice and family

    December 30, 2022 at 10:01 am

    Sending our heartfelt sympathies as well as wishes of love and joy during this time. The dedication, love and perserverance that the family demonstrated over the years is inspiring and heartwarming. Mark brought everyone together in a way that others may never have the privilege of experiencing. Right from childhood, visits were never complete without spending some time with Mark.

    Thank you for sharing the celebration of Mark’s life with us.

  10. Joaquim and Philomena Fernandes

    December 30, 2022 at 9:41 pm

    Dear Agnes and Martin. Our heartfeft condolences to you and your loved ones. You are in our prayers.

  11. Ann Coady

    January 1, 2023 at 9:45 pm

    Dearest Luke and family. My deepest condolences on the passing of your brother/son. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time. May God bless his soul and welcome him with open arms to Heaven.

  12. Sumbul Malik

    January 3, 2023 at 11:28 am

    Dear Luke. My deepest condolences on the loss of your dear brother Mark. May God give you and your family peace and strength during this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Rest In Peace Mark.


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