Mark Wesley Powers

Posted 1/25/22

Mark Wesley Powers, 58, of Ashton passed away on Jan. 19, 2022.

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Mark Wesley Powers


ASHTON — Mark Wesley Powers, 58, of Ashton passed away on Jan. 19, 2022. Mark was born on Feb. 6, 1963 in Rockford to Robert and Captola (Sanders) Powers. Mark worked in the concrete trade as a concrete finisher for Williams Concrete. He was a jack of all trades. He was a wonderful father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle, God father, father-in-law and friend. He was an amazing man who worked hard his whole life, and who loved his family very dearly.

Mark is survived by his mother, Dee Powers; his children; Valarie (James) Pittman, Brandon Powers and Jamie Powers; three sisters, Karen Cole, Tam (Randy) Powers-Klavenga and Christy (Rob) Haenitsch; two brothers, Steve (Corinne) Powers and Kevin (Laura) Powers; as well as three precious grandchildren, Markus, Mason and Jayden.

He is preceded in death by his father, Bob, and his brother, Sean.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, Jan. 29 from 2-5 p.m. at Beverage-Lyons Family Funeral Home, 704 N. 6th St. Rochelle, IL 61068. Funeral service to follow at 5 p.m. Cremation rites will be accorded. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Beverage-Lyons Family Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at