Mark T. Reader, 51, of East Ridge Road Sunbury, passed away at the Geisinger Medical Center on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017.
He was born in Danville on April 30, 1966, the son of the late Ralph W. and Lewella B. (Nevel) Reader.
Mark was a 1984 graduate of Shikellamy High School. He served with the Army National Guard retiring after 20 years. He married Sherry L. Minnier on May 21, 1994. He also worked for the Northumberland County Prison System. He was a fireman serving with the Lower Augusta Township Fire Company, Point Township Fire Company, Shamokin Dam D. H. & L. and Selinsgrove D. H. & L.
Surviving in addition to his wife are two children, Stephany N. and Benjamin D. Reader, both at home; siblings, Mae Bernadine Reader-Eisenhower, of Hazel Township, Earl R. Reader, of Berwick, Maude A. Reader, of Hazel Township, Leroy G. Reader, of York, Laura E. Rosencrans, of Sugar Loaf, Budd A. Reader, of Northumberland, and Jay L. Reader, of Sunbury; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Loren W. Reader.
Friends and family may call fro 6 to 8 p.m.Sunday, Nov. 26, at the David T. Zweier Funeral Home, Inc., 157 Chestnut St., Sunbury.
Interment will be held at 12:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 27, in the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the veterans' organization of your choice or the American Heart Association.
Condolences may be made at davidzweierfuneralhome.com.
Published on November 22, 2017