Arrow-right Camera
The Spokesman-Review Newspaper

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Cloudy 34° Cloudy
News >  Obituaries

Obituary: Egertson, Rev. Mark Gordon

Age 69

EGERTSON, Rev.

Mark Gordon Child of God 9/18/45 - 12/20/14 Mark Egertson, 69, of Lynden, WA, was born on September 18, 1945, to Rev.

Kermit G. and Joyce (Wareberg) Egertson, and died on December 20, 2014 due to a diabetic coma.

Mark was preceded in death by his parents, and is survived by his wife, Sharon Johnson Egertson at the family home in Lynden; his son Leif (Shannon) and their children Destani, Kaylea, Kierin and Kasen; daughter Ingrid Egertson French (John) and their children Rachel, Kianna, Raelinda, Noah, Sadie and Lily; and son Soren and his son, Sevrin.

Mark is also survived by his sister, Maren (Egertson) Oppelt (Michael) and their children Monicza and macKenzie; brothers-in-law Steven (Linda), David, Jim (Nancy) and the late Thomas Johnson; his mother-in-law Sophie Johnson; and many nieces and nephews.

He was loved by many and will be missed greatly.

In lieu of flowers, gifts may be sent to Lutheran World Relief, Flathead Lutheran Bible Camp or to your local church in Mark’s memory.

A Memorial Service for Mark will be held at 3:00 p.m., Friday, January 2, 2015 at Salem Lutheran Church in Mount Vernon, WA.

For a full obituary and to share memories of Mark, please sign the online guest register at www.evanschapel.com.

Arrangements are in the care of Evans Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., Anacortes, WA and the San Juan Islands.

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper

Local journalism is essential.

Give directly to The Spokesman-Review's Northwest Passages community forums series -- which helps to offset the costs of several reporter and editor positions at the newspaper -- by using the easy options below. Gifts processed in this system are not tax deductible, but are predominately used to help meet the local financial requirements needed to receive national matching-grant funds.

Active Person

Subscribe to the Coronavirus newsletter

Get the day’s latest Coronavirus news delivered to your inbox by subscribing to our newsletter.