Mark A. Iversen, 59

Mark A. Iversen, age 59, of Mayer, passed away Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, at his home.

He was born April 4, 1957, in Robbinsdale, the son of Glen and Dorothy (Bishop) Iversen.

Mark was united in marriage to Carolyn D. deBeer Jan. 16, 2014, in Fridley.

A true outdoorsman, Mark loved to trap, fish, and hunt. Family was very important to him; Mark’s wife, kids, mom, siblings, and cats were loved deeply by him.

Mark had a strong faith in God’s Kingdom and was a seeker of the truth. He cherished his friendships.

He was preceded in death by his father, Glen Iversen.

Mark is survived by his loving family: wife Carolyn; children Nick Iversen (Allie) of Northfield, Ben McDonnell of Los Angeles, CA, Chris (Melissa) Campbell of Innisfil, Ontario, Canada, and Liz (Ryan) Khan of Barrie, Ontario, Canada; mother Dorothy Iversen of Mayer; brothers Scott (Sharon) Iversen of New Germany, and Dan (Sandy) Iversen of Big Lake; and sister Lorie (Dennis) Jenkins of Prior Lake.

He is further survived by nieces and nephews, Alli Iversen, Carlie Jenkins, Austin Iversen, Kalley Jenkins, Tessa Iversen, Kaitlyn Jenkins, Christen (Matt) Schultz, Craig (Kendra) Schrupp, and Carrie (Javier) Schrupp; father-in-law and mother-in-law Tim (Dini) deBeer of Peterborough, Ontario, Canada; and other relatives and friends.

His funeral service took place Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 11 a.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia.

There was visitation at the funeral home Monday, Feb. 20 from 4 to 7 p.m., and continuing Tuesday, one hour prior to the service.

Casket bearers were Scott Iversen, Dan Iversen, Dennis Jenkins, Nick Iversen, Ben McDonnell, Chris Campbell, and Austin Iversen.

Memorials preferred to Gods Kingdom Ministries 6201 University Ave. NE, Fridley, MN 55432; or PayPal – godskingdom@aol.com.

Arrangements were with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia; www.johnsonfh.com.

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