Obituary Marcus Abner


Marcus Ross Abner

September 12, 2016


Marcus Ross Abner, age 57, formerly of Ogden, UT passed away on September 12, 2016 in Billings, Montana due to complications from diabetes.

Mark was born on April 10, 1959, the fourth of nine children born to Marcus Francis and Carolina M. (Pacheco) Abner in Montrose, Colorado.

As a child he loved to play baseball. Throughout his life he enjoyed golfing, fishing and hunting. He also loved being with his family, especially his grandsons. He loved to laugh and play practical jokes on people. His sense of humor got him through many tough times.

Mark was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his only daughter, Kristi (Jamie) Mendoza. He is lovingly remembered by his grandchildren, Daniel Creager (Rose Elkins); Elijah Bass; Dezmond Gallegos, Fabien Garcia and Fabien (Papa) Garcia all of Worland, Wyoming. Survivors also include his siblings, Betty Clawson; Rocky Gallegos; Larry (Sharon) Gallegos, John Abner; Yvonne Henderson; Tammy (Mike) Clements; Richard Abner, Keith Abner and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Cremation has taken place. Memorial services will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 24, 2016 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 463 N. Jackson Avenue, Ogden, UT. Online condolences may be made at