Joan N. Marck

Joan N. Marck
Joan N. Marck

Joan N. Marck, 95, of Amarillo, TX died Sunday, November 5, 2023.

Rosary will be said at 10:00 a.m., Friday, November 10, 2023, prior to the 10:30 a.m., mass at Saint Mary Catholic Church, Walsenburg, CO.  Burial will follow at North Saint Mary Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd., Amarillo, TX.

Joan was born in Broadhead, CO on June 6, 1928, to Mary and Vinko Budeslic.  She graduated from Aguilar High School and began teaching soon after while working on her BA at Adams State College.  She taught for 42 years, with most of those years in the 4th grade at Washington School and 3rd grade at Hill School in Walsenburg, CO.

She married George V. Marck in May 1953 and had one son, George J.

She was preceded in death by her husband and her siblings, Frank Slevc, Lloyd Slevc, Mary Coppa, Carolyn Simpleman, John Budd, and Ann Begley as well as a grandson, Cody.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, George and Lois Marck, and three grandchildren, Megan, Jeffery, and Ryan as well as many loved nieces and nephews.

We feel blessed to have had her with us for 95+ years.  She made a positive mark on our world and will be greatly missed.

9 Replies to “Joan N. Marck”

  1. May God’s comforts be yours, precious Marck family.
    My memories are dear from St. Andrew’s School days with your family.

  2. Condolences to you and your family! Your mother was a wonderful lady! She was my 4th grade teacher at Washington School back in the 50s! Best teacher ever! My parents were friends of the family! She had a heart of gold! She will be missed deeply!

  3. Aunt Junie was a wonderful woman. I have fond memories of visiting their home as a youngster and the good times I had with the son and my cousin George. Joan was kind enough to keep in touch through letters and an occasional phone call throughout my adult life. I regret not being able to visit her over the years but will remember her thoughtful and loving personality.

    My heartfelt condolences to the George Marck family and the extended family that knew and loved Aunt Joan

  4. I had Mrs Mark as an elementary school teacher. She was always so kind. God rest her soul. My sincere condolences and prayers to her entire family

  5. Sending warm hugs and prayers on the loss of your lovely mother. She was a blessing to all that had the privilege to know her!

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