Bisch Funeral Home

2931 South Koke Mill Road, Springfield, IL


Mark T. Reynolds

August 16, 1961June 25, 2020

Mark Thomas Reynolds, 58, of Chatham, passed away on June 25, 2020 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born on August 16, 1961 in Alton, Illinois to Robert F. and Mary Ellen Reynolds. Mark married Jill Bandy on June 27, 1981 in Carrollton, Illinois and she survives.

Mark is survived by two sons: Adam (partner Dan Fenton) Reynolds of Carlinville and Shane (partner Lizzy Fedorek) Reynolds of Brooklyn, New York, his mother Mary Ellen Reynolds of Carrollton, one brother Steve Reynolds of Dayton, Texas and several nieces and nephews.

Mark enjoyed a long and successful career in the aviation industry owning and operating M.T. Reynolds and Associates Aircraft Consulting taking him all over the world certifying aircraft. One of Mark’s favorite past times was flying as well as hunting, fishing and traveling but above all he cherished the time he had with his family and friends. He was a member of the Elks Lodge #158 and the Chatham Jaycees.

A memorial gathering will be held on Mark’s birthday August 16, 2020 at the TRN Club, 25 Lakewood Drive, Chatham, Illinois 62629, from 12:00pm-3:00pm with Dave Littrell performing live.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Illinois Elks Children’s Care Corporation, make checks to: IECCC, or to the Chatham Jaycees and please visit the online “Life Remembered Story” at www.bischfuneralhomewest.com.


16 August

Memorial Gathering

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

TRN Club

25 Lakewood Drive
Chatham , Illinois 62629


Mark T. Reynolds

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Sylvia Haney

July 6, 2020

We have so many memories together, the hunting stories were hilarious, one that comes to mind that gets me every time is the potato salad story, I will always treassure the hug and words you gave me in May 2011. Your kind heart,humor and love,is bring missed,Rest my dear Compa.until we meet again. I love you.

Ann Nonneman

July 4, 2020

I’m so sorry to hear of Mark’s passing. I have fond memories of Jill and Adam at Glenwood High School.
Adam was a wonderful student and student council member and such a pleasure to work with. Jill, you have always been so energetic and full of pep. My sincere condolences to your family.
Ann Nonneman

David Howard

July 2, 2020

I always admired Mark when we worked together at Garrett Aviation. He was such a vibrant and happy person. I am blessed that I had the opportunity to know him.
Please accept my sincere condolences.

Van King

July 1, 2020

I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. Mark must have been a helluva lucky guy to have you in his life. I still think back on our childhood shenanigans and crack a smile. Please know that you and the boys are in my thoughts as you go through this.
Big hug!!

Joan Davis

July 1, 2020

Jill, my heart goes out to you & the boys. I will keep all of you in my prayers. Mary Ellen & Steve, you are also in my prayers. May your memories comfort you during this difficult time. Another good guy gone too soon! With deepest sympathies,

Joan (Dirksmeyer) Davis

Jeane and David Camp

July 1, 2020

Jill and Family,

So sorry for your loss. Keeping you in our hearts and prayers at this sad time.

Jeane and David Camp

Steve and Debbie Bandy

June 30, 2020

Always thinking of you Jill and family. So sorry for your sudden loss of Mark. May peace be with him and may you be surrounded by love and strength in the days to come. Know that we care❤️

Bob McElvain

June 30, 2020

Enjoyed working with Mark over the years at Garrett. Thoughts and prayers go out to Jill and family

Debra (Doyle) Fay

June 30, 2020

Jill, I'm praying for you and your family in this difficult time. May God comfort you.

Dick Kaylor

June 30, 2020

Jill and sons,
We are so sorry for your loss, may God be with you now and always.
Peace and Prayers
Dick & Theda Kaylor