Mark Frederick Wessel

#448, (3 February 1950 - 1 May 2011)
RelationshipGrandnephew of William David Lewis
Father*Frederick Thomas Wessel Jr. (1918 - 1997)
Mother*Emily Louise Crunk (1919 - 2016)


Child 1.Kurt Wessel1 (1992 - 1992)
Birth*3 February 1950He was born on 3 February 1950 at Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., IndianaG.1 
Death*1 May 2011He died on 1 May 2011 at Allendale, Illinois, at age 61.2,1 
Obituary4 May 2011Obituary for Mark Frederick Wessel was published on 4 May 2011.2 


  1. [S1438] The Navigator & Journal-Register, Albion, Illinois. Hereinafter cited as Navigator & Journal-Register.
  2. [S1038] Evansville Courier & Press, online,
    Mark Frederick Wessel, 61
    Allendale, IL — Mark Frederick Wessel (61) of Allendale, IL passed away Sunday, May 1st, 2011. Mark was born February 3, 1950 in Evansville, IN, the son of Frederick Thomas and Emily L. (Crunk) Wessel.
    Mark was a certified Crane Operator for Local 181 of Evansville, IN and for Local 841 of Terre Haute, IN for 40 years. He married Sue Ellen Andrews Xanders November 29, 20002.
    Mark was blessed with two daughters Corrina Marie (Marc) Wessel of Fisher, IN and Emily Ann (Chris) Wessel of Fisher, IN, Triplet sons; Mark August Wessel of Newburg, IN and Carl Frederick Wessel of Newburg, IN and Curt Wessel who is deceased. One step-son Eric Haines of Allendale, IL, mother; Emily L. Wessel of St. Phillips, IN, Two grandchildren; MacKenzie Lynn of Fishers, IN and Logan James of Fishers, IN, sister; Jean (Allen Duckworth) Wessel, one niece; Jessica Ann Overstreet of Newburg, IN.
    Mark was a devoted Christian and enjoyed playing guitar, singing for family and friends, spending time with his grandchildren and woodworking.
    Services for Mark will be 11:00 AM Thursday, May 5, 2011 at the Wabash Presbyterian Church with a visitation from 10:00 AM until service time. Also visitation Wednesday, May 4th, 2011 from 4:00 - 8:00 PM at Ingram Funeral Home in Allendale, IL. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
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