Mark Wesley Beiswanger, 25 of Stafford, went to be with the Lord Saturday, July 31, 2010.
Mark was the beloved son of John and Lynne Beiswanger, devoted big brother to Corey, Cody, Tyler and Katie. He is also survived by his grandmothers, Dorothy Lox of Salisbury, Maryland, Marian Groninger of Carlisle, Pennsylvania and his aunt, Joan Groninger also of Carlisle, Pennsylvania.
Mark came into this world on Motherï¿½s Day, May 12, 1985 in 29 Palms, California. A 2003 graduate of Brooke Point High School, Mark graduated in 2007 from Longwood University. He was currently employed by Stanley Associates in Crystal City and had received great joy when he worked as a substitute teacher for Stafford County Public Schools. A lifelong member of Regester Chapel United Methodist Church, Mark gave selflessly of his time to service projects, the youth ministry and to those in need throughout the community. In addition to spending time with his family, Mark enjoyed fishing, being with friends and with his girlfriend, Chrissy Fahey. He was an avid fan of Philadelphia sports teams.
Mark will be greatly missed by the many lives he touched through his friendships, service and commitment to others.
A funeral service will be held at noon Friday, August 6 at Regester Chapel United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 10:30 until service time at the church.
Memorials may be made to Regester Chapel United Methodist Church P.O. Box 697 Stafford, VA 22554.