Mark has been a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer for approximately 30 years and spent the majority of his career in funeral homes in Southern Alberta. He began a second career 17 years ago as an Optician and is currently the Optical Manager at Costco. Mark is married to Florence and they have 3 sons, Harland, Donavon and Lane. Mark’s interest in funeral service was strengthened when he took a Life Appreciation course that supported him in being more open and learning how to support others. His careers have been science based and always directed towards helping people.