Mark L. Foucart

Mark Lear Foucart, 66, went to his everlasting home on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at Frederick Memorial Hospital after a short illness.

Born June 21, 1951, in Tampa, Florida, Mark was the son of Lillian Fluman Foucart and the late John Spencer Foucart.

Mark was a graduate of South Williamsport High School, Bloomsburg University and the Lutheran Theological Seminary of Philadelphia. As an ordained minister, he was called to serve at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Shiremantstown, Pa. from 1982-1988 and St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Walkersville, Md., where he served from 1982-1988 and St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Walkersville, Md., where he served from 1988 to 2017. He retired from the ministry earlier this year.

Along with his mother, Mark is survived by his wife, Candace Atkinson Foucart; daughters, Kathleen Walker and husband Joseph and Lauren McCloskey and husband Lee; granddaughters, Clarissa Walker, Lillian McCloskey and Sabrina Walker; siblings, Valerie Foucart, Brian Foucart and wife Julie McClung and Lisa Foucart. He is also survived by nephews, John Ward and Spencer Foucart; nieces, Michelle Atkinson, Rachel Jennings and husband James and Kayla Vincenti; grand-nieces and grand-nephews, Harper Jennings, Stephanie, Joshua, Autumn, Nathaniel, Temperance and John Luke Monsma, as well as many extended family members. He is also remembered by Laura Grimes and her family.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, November 9, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, Md. Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 10, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of the funeral home. Graveside committal services will take place on Saturday, November 11, at 11 a.m. at Wildwood Cemetery, 1151 Cemetery Street, Williamsport.

Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at www.staufferfuneralhome.com.