Mark “Buck” Burnette, age 43 of Mentor, formerly of Wickliffe, passed away December 23, 2018. Buck was born June 25, 1975 in Euclid.
Buck worked at Fredon Corp. in Mentor.
Buck was a 1993 graduate of Wickliffe High School. He had an infectious smile and people were drawn to his positive outlook and attitude on life. He was truly inspiring to family, friends and all who knew him.
Buck was the loving husband for 16 years of Jennifer (nee Scott) Burnette; dearest father of Mary Jane and Evan Burnette; beloved son of Carol and Jim Burnette; devoted brother of Rachel (Ron) Wenderoth and J.J. (Tammy) Burnette; uncle of Jett, Jase, Lincoln and Layla; grandson of the late Jane Burnette; step son of the late Donna Burnette; beloved cousin of the late Amy Jo Burnette; son in law of Mary Lou (Michael) Skubic; brother in law of David Scott; nephew and cousin of many.
The family will receive friends from 2-3 PM Sunday, December 30, 2018 at McMahon Coyne Vitantonio Funeral Home, 6330 Center Street, Mentor. A Prayer Service will follow at 3 PM Sunday at the funeral home.
Immediately after the prayer service, family and friends are invited to Celebrate Buck’s Life at Sol, 38257 Glenn Ave., Willoughby. Please dress casual and feel free to wear a Buck Yeah or #Buckstrong shirt. Please no OSU gear.
In lieu of flowers, an account has been set up and donations can be made at any Huntington Bank location under Jennifer Burnette Account #02666054090. You can also click on the link below to donate.
Click here to support “Be the light” for the Burnette Family organized by Tracey Baber
Arrangements have been entrusted to Jeff Monreal Funeral Services.