Memorial Mass for Mark David Avery, 26, Lawrence, 11 am, Monday, August 12, 2019, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Lawrence, KS. A Visitation will
be from 6-8 pm, Sunday August 11, 2019, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.
He died August 2, 2019.
Mark was born April 20, 1993, in Kansas City, MO, the son of Rachel Zamarripa and Stan Douglas Avery. He graduated from Lee’s Summit West High School in 2012.
He later attended Pittsburg State University.
He enjoyed cooking, camping, hiking, and everything outdoors.
Mark is preceded in death by his grandfather Walt Avery; grandmother Patricia Avery, and uncle Carl Mosley all of Diamond, MO.
He leaves behind his parents; sister Anna Avery (Chris Coffman), nephew Liam Swiercinsky, step mother Fran Avery, grandparents Arturo and Ofelia Zamarripa, Independence, MO, Susan and Tom Davis of Golden City, MO; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lawrence Humane Society or Global Awakening, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, 601 Indiana Street Lawrence, KS 66044.