Obituary for Tuesday — July 29, 2003

• Mark N. Lundgren

Mark N. Lundgren

Mark N. Lundgren of Puhi, Kaua‘i, died in a helicopter accident July 23, 2003, at the age of 44.

Born in Scranton, Penn, on Aug. 13, 1958, he was a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy (Annapolis, Maryland) in 1980, he served in the U.S. Navy from 1980 until 1995. His last duty station was at Pacific Missile Range Facility where he served as the Maintenance Officer until his retirement from active duty on Nov. 1, 1995, at the rank of Lieutenant Commander.

He joined Jack Harter Helicopters shortly before his retirement (August 1995) and has been flying helicopters on Kaua‘i since that time.

He is survived by his wife Diane L. Lundgren; three sons David R. Lundgren, owner of SyberIsle Productions; Andrew S. Lundgren, Lance Corporal, USMC, Charry Point, NC; and Daniel J Lundgren, a student at New Mexico Military Institute, Roswell, NM; Antoinette M. Lundgren (mother) of Chesapeake, VA; Marlowe K. Lundgren (father) of Australia; Anne Marie Ward (sister) of Chesapeake, VA; Kevin M. Lundgren (brother) of Chesapeke, VA; and Matthew Lundgren (brother) of Virginia Beach, VA.

Friends may visit with the family from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, July 31, at the Borthwick Mortuary in Koloa. Mass will be held at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Kalaheo on Friday, Aug. 1, 10:30 a.m. followed by a rendering of Military Honors at the Veterans Cemetery in Hanapepe. Casual attire is requested.

Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick’s Mortuary of Koloa.


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