Mark A. Pritts
Residence: Burnettsville, Indiana
Died: Friday, March 06, 2020
Location: 5:45 a.m., at the Franciscan Health, St. Elizabeth East Hospital of Lafayette, Indiana, with his family by his side.
 
 
Age: 55
Date of Birth: Tuesday, June 23, 1964
Birth place: Logansport, Indiana
 
 
Father: Edward E. "Ed" Pritts  
Mother: Beverly J. "Bev" ( Watts ) Pritts  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: Mark had lived in Burnettsville, Indiana, all his life.
Funeral Date: Thursday, March 12, 2020
Funeral Location: 11:00 a.m., Thursday, March 12, 2020, Celebration of Life Service here at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Pastor Dawn Wild of the Burnettsville Church of the Brethren of Burnettsville, Indiana, assisted by former minister, Rev. Janet Hildreth.
Burial will take place: Private for the Family.
Visitation will be: 3:30 to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Mark passed away very quickly after being diagnosed on February 21, 2020, with colon cancer that had spread to his liver. He had lived in Burnettsville all his life and was a 1982 graduate of Twin Lakes High School of Monticello. Mark was a very private person and kept to himself. He enjoyed the history of Burnettsville. Mark enjoyed being outside and push mowing his lawn and sometimes mowed it twice a week to keep the lines. He also enjoyed sitting on his front porch, listening Saturday mornings to 103.7 radio station, and Saturday nights he would listen to Country Gold on the radio. Mark enjoyed Purdue Sports on TV. He and his wife, Jennifer, enjoyed going antique and bargaining shopping. Mark loved decorating for Christmas and loved his Harold Gale Santas and Nativity Scenes. Most especially, Mark loved and enjoyed watching his son, Levi, playing sports and never missed a game. Mark also loved spending time with his family.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to Burnettsville Community Board of Burnetttsville, Indiana, or to the White County Historical Soceity of Monticello, Indiana. Envelopes will be available here at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On November 20, 1993, in Monticello, Indiana, he married Jennifer M. Mears; she survives.
Survivors include:
Wife,
Jennifer M. Pritts of Burnettsville, Indiana;

Son,
Levi Pritts of Burnettsville, Indiana;

Father,
Edward E. "Ed" Pritts of Burnettsville, Indiana;

Two (2) Siblings,
Carol (husband Clyde) DuVall of Burnettsville, Indiana, and
James "Jim" (wife Tammy) Pritts of Monticello, Indiana;

Four (4) Nieces,
Melissa (husband Brock) Maddock of Burnettsville, Indiana,
Emily (husband Kurt) Wagoner of Monticello, Indiana,
Kandie (husband Derek) Newton of West Lafayette, Indiana,
Shanna (husband James) Greer of Monticello, Indiana,

Six (6) Nephews,
Brandon (wife Ashlyn) Ruff of Lafayette, Indiana,
Tanner Pritts of Monticello, Indiana,
Andie (wife Jill) Mears of Brookston, Indiana,
Jeremie (wife Stephanie) Mears of Monticello, Indiana,
Ryan (wife Casey) Toby of Delphi, Indiana, and
Adam (wife Erica) Wasson of Chalmers, Indiana,

Great Nieces and Great Nephews,
Trey Maddock,
Katelynn Maddock,
Rhys Ruff,
Jake Newton,
Connor Newton,
Carlie Newton,
Justin Newton,
Roxanne Newton,
Jason Newton,
Mathew Newton,
Cory Newton,
Lucy Newton,
Tanner Newton,
Nolan Mears,
Lacy Mears,
Reed Mears,
Madyson Mears,
Evan Toby,
Alexis Toby,
Halle Wasson,
Brock Wasson,
Lauren Wasson,
Brady Greer, and
Kylie Greer;

Two (2) Sister-In-Law,
Cindy (husband Rick) Wasson of Monticello, Indiana, and
Rosemary Mears of Lorton, Virginia;

Brother-In-Law,
Robert (wife Dee) Mears of Chalmers;

Two (2) Step - Sisters-In-Law,
Marilyn Shultheis of Delphi, Indiana, and
Sharon (husband Bob) Dewing of Kentland, Indiana;

Several Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, and Numerous Friends.

Preceded in Death:
Mother,
Beverly J. "Bev" Pritts;

Brother,
Michael Pritts;

Infant Nephew,
Tyler Pritts;

Father and Mother-In-Law,
Charles and Ruth Shultheis.


Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 (574) 583-8488.