Mark Updike

North Vernon

Mark Neal Updike, 58, of North Vernon, died Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016, at his residence.

He is survived by his son, Jacob “Jake” Updike of North Vernon; mother, Mary Jo Updike of North Vernon; brothers, Darryl R. Updike, Thomas (Tina) Updike and Jon Michael (Julie Totten) Updike, all of North Vernon; and a sister, Jo Ellen Updike of North Vernon.

He was preceded in death by his father, Richard House Updike.

Funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services in North Vernon with the Rev. Dan Denney officiating. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and one hour prior to the service Thursday. Burial with military rites will be at Tea Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Jennings County.

Memorials may be made through the funeral home for expenses.