Mark Anthony Grubb, 57, passed away Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, at his residence in Kokomo. He was born to Gary L Grubb and Myrna "Jackie" (Waddle) Short on April 6, 1960, in Beech Grove, Indiana.
Mark attended Taylor High School, and then went on to work as a carpenter, painter, and landscaper. He was married to Shelly (Fiscel) on Sept. 11, 2002, and she preceded him in death on July 20, 2017.
Mark enjoyed NASCAR and going to rock and roll concerts (Ozzfest, AC-DC, Aerosmith ...), but most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family. Mark was always willing to lend a helping hand to anybody he met.
In addition to his parents, Mark is survived by a son, Mark A. (Danielle) Paul; a daughter, Tiffany R. (fiancé Jeremiah Hebner) Shanks; stepsons, Jeremy (Whitney) Shanks, Nick (Bobbi) Shanks, Kelly Prater, and Steven Prater; brothers, Daryl (Martha) Grubb and Gary L Grubb Jr.; and sister, Stacey (David) Sauer. Mark also leaves behind 16 grandchildren.
In addition to his wife, Mark was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Ted Grubb and Marie (Leighty) Richards, and maternal grandparents, James D. Waddle and Sylvia S. (Haynes) Waddle.
There will be a public visitation for Mark from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 5, at Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home.
To leave an online condolence, please visit www.sunsetmemorygarden.com.
Published on October 3, 2017