Mark Joseph Mencin, 61, born, Aug. 17, 1953, in Pueblo, passed away April 22, 2015, in Colorado Springs. Survived by his wife, Cheryl Facchini-Mencin; son, Andrew Mencin and fiancé, Brooke Stinnett; brother, John (Ann) Mencin; sister, Cyndy (John) Barkowski; nieces, nephews, great niece, great nephews and his brothers from the heart, John Day, Mel Faricy, Gayton Cardinale, Roger Quintana, Mike Sinchak, Jack Phelps and Jack Hinton. Preceded in death by his father, Milan Mencin; mother, Metoda Mencin-Peterson; and mother-in-law, Eva Facchini. Mark worked for Golf Enviro Systems in sales and was a golf course superintendent for many years. His passions in life were his family, friends, his dogs, his Harleys and his Mexico trips. Rosary and funeral Mass, 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 28, at St. Mary Church, 307 E. Mesa Ave. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to the Franciscan Fathers, 14246 Main Street, Lemont, Il 60439. Online condolences,

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  1. Cheryl and family,

    As your neighbors for many years, we were very sad to hear of Mark\’s passing. Mark was truly a nice person and a great neighbor. Please know that you are in our prayers for peace and courage in the Lord through this tough time.

  2. My thoughts and prayers are with his family. I had the great pleasure of working with Mark during his time with Embassy Lawn & Landscaping. Mark was an amazing employee but more than that a great person. We will forever be grateful for his contributions and blessed for having him in our lives.

  3. So sorry to hear of your loss, my deepest condolences are with his family and friends. Mark was a valued member of the turf industry and just a good person and friend. Mark serviced our turf needs for many years during my time at Sky Sox and Academy Little League. I will truly miss his friendship. Rest in peace dear friend.

  4. I went to Roncalli High School with Mark. i was shocked to see his Obituary in the Pueblo paper the other day. Mark, God Bless your family, Rest in Peace my friend.

  5. A great friend of the La Junta Golf Club. A sad day for us. Condolences to Mark’s family. A true gentleman and a help to all of us in the golf business. It was a honor to have worked with Mark. God bless and we are better people to have know you.

  6. I am so very sorry and saddened by Mark’s passing. I first met Mark when I arrived in the USA from the UK in 1997 and we maintained contact through our profession. Mark never ever failed to encourage and help me for 18 years thereafter. Truly a fine man. We’ll meet again.

  7. Goodbye my friend
    I know I\’ll never see you again
    But the time together through all the years
    Will take away these tears
    It\’s O.K. now
    Goodbye my friend

  8. May God give your family peace and strength in your time of need. Rest in peace Mark, you are loved by many.

  9. I grew up around Mark and his family since I was a kid. He was an amazing man and will be missed dearly. My heart goes out to his entire family. Rest in peace, Mark.

    Stacy Maldonado & family
    (Frances hochevars granddaughter)

  10. our condolence to the family .Meet Mark and Cheryl thru good friend Gayton and Cahl He was a wonderful person to know He will be missed .Thought and prayers to the family

  11. Our condolences to the family. Mark was like family to me for over 24 yrs he, will will be greatly missed. Thoughts and prayers to the family
    – Kevin and family

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