Mark Louis Bannier, 71, of Burlington, died at 6:35 PM Thursday, December 21, 2017, at the Great River Medical Center in West Burlington.
Born June 30, 1946, he was the son of Louis and Janet Holsteen Bannier. On October 20, 1974, he married Joanne Hildebrand in Duluth, MN.
He was the owner and operator of the M.J. and L. Window Cleaning Business.
He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran.
He was a Pastor of Grace Community International Church. He loved to read, square dance, and go to garage sales. He also enjoyed spending time with his family. He was a fan of the St. Louis Cardinals. He enjoyed giving to his church family with his gift of communication.
Survivors include his wife, Josie; his son, Lyle Bannier of Burlington; two sisters, JoAnn (Steve) Hinkle of Wayland, IA, and Jean (Bob) Ritzman of Yarmouth, IA; one brother, William (Sandie) Bannier of West Burlington; several nieces and nephews and many grand nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Cremation has been entrusted to the care of Prugh~Thielen Crematory.
The memorial service for Mr. Bannier will be 11:00 AM Thursday, December 28, 2017, at Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home with his nephew Pastor Bill Ritzman officiating. A time of food and fellowship will be held in the community room at Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home following the service.
Memorials have been established for the Hope Lodge in Boston, MA, an affiliate of the American Cancer Society.
Mark Bannier Celebration of Life from Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home on Vimeo.