Mark A. Ptaschinski

Mark A. Ptaschinski, age 61, died unexpectedly surrounded by family at Beaver Dam Community Hospital.

Visitation for Mark will be at Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam on Monday, January 28, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:50 p.m. Funeral services will follow at the funeral home beginning at 1:00 p.m. Deacon Randy Wells will officiate.

Mark Alan Ptaschinski was born on June 10, 1957 in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin to Roger and Gloria (Neuendorf) Ptaschinski. After attending school in Beaver Dam, he worked for Ptaschinski Construction for many years before working for Sharkey Cleaning Service for the past four or five years. Mark was fun-loving, had a quick wit, and loved to tell jokes and pull pranks. He also loved fireworks and enjoyed his vegetable garden. Mark enjoyed going places with his life-partner Rita – flea markets, gambling, the State Fair, anywhere really, he just wanted to be on the go. In the winter, Mark enjoyed snowmobiling.

Mark was loved by all who knew him. Survivors include his life-partner, Rita Noon of Beaver Dam; his mother, Gloria Ptaschinski of Beaver Dam; four sisters, Pam (Terry) Harks of Sullivan, Debbie (Pat) Noonan of Beaver Dam, Ann Ptaschinski (Bill Bornick) of Beaver Dam, and Amy (Mike) Grom of Bath, PA; Rita’s siblings, Bill (Nan) Noon of Raleigh, NC, Barb (Tony) Christensen of Lisman, AL, Mary (Craig) LaFleur of Lake Mills, Nancy (Denny) Subera of La Crosse, Peggy (Gary) Schulze of Onalaska, Patrick Noon of Golden, CO, James (Carol) Noon of Juneau, Carol Cooper of Cary NC, and Jane Noon of La Crosse; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Mark was preceded in death by his father; and two of Rita’s brothers, Tom Noon and John Noon.

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