Mark Thomas Hamilton

July 1, 1957February 17, 2018

Mark Thomas Hamilton, 60 of Leo, Indiana passed away on the afternoon of Saturday, February 17, 2018 due to a riding accident on his motorcycle. He was a 1975 graduate of Northrop High School and earned his bachelor’s degree from The Ohio Institute of Technology in 1978. He worked as a technical writer at Alcatel-Lucent for most of his adult life. Mark was an active member of the Leo-Cedarville Community. He was a part of the local park board for many years and had served as president. He was a Sunday morning greeter at Grabill Missionary Church. Mark enjoyed being active, riding his bicycle all over town, helping out at local parks, and taking his motorcycle on trips to the track. He was loved by his family, friends and many in his community.

Mark was born on July 1, 1957 in Fort Wayne, the son of Donald R. and Martha R. (DeBord) Hamilton.

Survivors include his three children: Anthony, Catherine, and Jessica Hamilton. His mother: Martha Pursifull, his sister: Peggy Caley, nieces and nephews: Melissa Wolfe, Christopher Hamilton, Erica Korner and Michael Caley.

He was preceded in death by his father: Donald Hamilton and his brother: Michael Hamilton.

A memorial service will be held on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 11:00 am at Grabill Missionary Church, 13637 State Street, Grabill, Indiana with visitation prior to the service from 9:00 am – 11:00 am. Please enter the church through door I.


  • Visitation Monday, February 26, 2018
  • Memorial Service Monday, February 26, 2018

Mark Thomas Hamilton

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Anne Tkacz

February 27, 2018


We are so sorry to hear about your dad's passing. He was so full of life and generous with his time. He will be remembered by all who enjoy the parks. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.


Anne and Kevin Tkacz and family

Linda Hensley

February 25, 2018

Martha, Peggy, and family.
So sorry for your loss. Praying for all of you.
Bob & Linda Hensley

February 24, 2018


I am very sad to learn the passing of your Dad. I remember him being at all our Girl Scout events always willing to help. I will miss seeing him around town. My prayers and thoughts will go to you and your family.

Marva Thompson, Leo Indiana

lynnette fisher

February 23, 2018

Blake and Peggy and Family and Martha,

I am so sorry to hear of your brothers passing. My thoughts and prayers to you all.

Janet Hamilton

February 23, 2018

My deepest condolences to Mark's sister Peggy, mother Martha, and the Hamilton family Anthony, Catherine and Jessica. Caring about you, thinking of you, praying for you.

Terry and Laura Cooper

February 22, 2018

Jessica, Katie, and Tony,

Our prayers and thought are with you. Your dad was so generous with his time - always willing to help others. He will be greatly missed in this neighborhood and town. We will miss hanging out with him.

Wendy Singleton

February 21, 2018

Deepest condolences Gramma Martha. I love you!

Wendy Pursifull Singleton