Mark Wise passed away Tuesday, January 01, 2013 at the age of 94. He lived the last twenty years with his daughter, Linda and her family in East Bethel. He was a very kind and loving father and grandfather.
Mark and his wife, Mary, lived in Milaca for forty years. Mark was a mechanic for the Ford garage. He was a World War II Veteran and served with the 1st Battalion, 194th Armor, 47th Infantry Division of the Milaca Army National Guard.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, one sister, and wife, Mary, of fifty years.
He is survived by his son, Dwight Wise of South Dakota, daughter-in-law, Cheryl of Saint Cloud, and granddaughter, Jenny and family; daughter, Linda (Clark) and their children, Edward, Trevor, and Talli; 13 great-grandchildren.
He will be greatly missed.
As requested by Mark, there will be no funeral. In the spring, there will be a private graveside ceremony.