Obituaries

Mark J. Barlow

Mark J. BarlowMark J. Barlow, age 41 of Frackville and a former resident of 643 E. Centre St., Shenandoah passed away Friday at Schuylkill Medical Center-South, Pottsville.

Born in Pottsville on May 18, 1971 he was the son of the late Charles and Dolores (Willis) Barlow.

Mark was a 1992 graduate of Schuylkill Intermediate Unit, Marlin.

Surviving are his brother and caregiver Walter C. Barlow of Shenandoah with whom he previously resided; two sisters, Victoria wife of Martin Kutsko of Ringtown and Edna Melnick of Tamaqua; aunts, an uncle and nieces.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend memorial services Wednesday morning, 10:00 am at Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah.  Rev. Msgr. Ronald C. Bocian will officiate.  Interment will follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Mahanoy Township.

Visitation will be held at the funeral home Wednesday morning from 9:00 am to 10:00 am.

Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, Shenandoah is in charge of the arrangements.

Mark J. Barlow Has 4 Condolences Posted:

  1. John & Kathy McCole says:

    Wally, we are so sorry for your loss. Mark was a very special man who is now one of your guardian angels. Take comfort in the fact that his suffering is now over. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

  2. Tom and Ashley says:

    Walt, so sorry to hear of the loss of your brother Mark. Please find comfort in knowing he was welcomed home in the loving arms of Jesus and is reunited with his mom and dad. If theres anything we can do don’t hesitate to call. May god bless you and your family and give you all strength at this difficult time.

  3. debbie and joey blashock says:

    Wally, we are so sorry for your loss. May God bless you and your family and hold you in his arms comforting you. Rest assured there is a new Angel in Heaven tonight.

  4. Ryan McCole says:

    I’m sorry for your loss. Mark was a great guy and a gentle soul. May he rest in peace. May God bless his soul and comfort the family. R.M.