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Visitation: 3-5 p.m. Saturday, March 27, 2021, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora
Mark Allen Oestreich, age 62, of Flora, Illinois, passed away Tuesday morning, March 23, 2021, at his home.
He was born June 17, 1958, in Centralia, Illinois, the son of Charles T. and Rose Mary (Felton) Oestreich.
Mark enjoyed being outdoors, especially time spent fishing in the Little Wabash River. He owned and operated Dependable Well Service and was a member of the Flora VFW Post 3999 and Flora American Legion Post 14. Mark had never met a stranger and will be remembered for always being friendly to everyone.
He is survived by 3 sons: Doug (Pam) Lindsey of Flora, Greg (Kay) Oestreich of Clay City, and Zeb Oestreich of Clay City; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; siblings: Steve (Carol) Oestreich of Xenia, Debby (David) Devore of Flora, Randy (Janet) Oestreich of Kinmundy, Patty (Dale) Loehr of Flora, Lori (Tim) VanDyke of Hord, Tim (RaeAnn) Oestreich, and Angie (Kevin) Connell of Flora; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant sister: Cheryl; and a great-nephew: Bryce.
A visitation will be held 3-5 p.m. Saturday, March 27, 2021, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora. Memorial Donations are suggested to Flora VFW Post 3999 and will be accepted through the funeral home. To share a memory or condolence visit: www.frankandbright.com
Tim, Patty, Angie and families, so very sorry for your loss. My prayers are with each of you
You gave me some wonderful memories for over 20 years and left me with an absolutely wonderful little family. Until we all meet again!!
Rest easy Mark 💔 My condolences to your family...Gone way to soon...🙏
So very sorry for your loss my thoughts and Prayers go out to the family.
So sorry to hear of Marks passing. Praying for all the family.
We are so sorry for your loss. Mark was a great guy and always had a smile. Keeping all the family and friends in our thoughts and prayers...hugs
Sorry for your loss sure going two miss seeing Mark ooo smiling face 🙏 rip
We are so sorry for your loss. Our hearts hurt for each of you. We know the shock and pain of losing a sibling. I love the picture you chose...that is how I remember Mark...always smiling! Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time and in the days ahead. May God comfort you and give you strength. RIP Mark❣️
He was always smiling and laughing and never met a stranger. Prayers for Mark's family.
Really gonna miss your laughter & all your ornery shenanigans!!! Til we meet again my friend. Sending my condolences to all the family....
Shocked to hear the news of his passing! I had just talked to him a few days before. He was a friend to many, and will be missed. Our deepest condolences. Steve
Rest easy Mark, will always remember the good time from long ago.
So sorry for the loss of another classmate. Prayers for all of his family
This breaks my heart...every time I saw you,you always had a big smile and a huge hug....you are loved and will be missed by soooo many !!! R.I.P. ,my friend...till I see you again
Mark was a good friend of ours. We shared a lot of fun times with him back in the day. We’ll miss him. 💙
Shared some fun times with Mark. Will cherish those memorys always. Heaven gained another good man. Prayers for the family.
The picture is just the way I remember Mark, he will be missed, he was a very kind person. Rest in peace. Prayers for his family.
Sad to hear of Mark's passing. He was always willing to help anyone that ask. Listened to many of his tales over the years. He was a good soul . Will be missed by all of us. My thoughts go out to all his family members. May his soul rest in peace. He was a good friend.
So sorry for your loss. Praying for you all. Dennis and Sue Hampsten
yes going to miss mark if there was any thing you needed to know about the river hey could tell you ,send all our prayers to all of you and to mark, like to be there and show my support but my mother well be layed to rest the same day and time .
Gone too soon but never forgotten. His smiling face and contagious laughter will be missed by many. My Condolences to the whole family. RIP my friend. Until we meet again.
RIP Mark prayers to The Families we’ve all lost A Great One
We are very sorry to hear that Mark has passed! He always had a smile for you when you saw each other.
So sorry to hear of Mark's passing. I got to know him thru my step-dad, he always had a story and was always happy when I would talk to him. He will be missed.
He was always smiling. He will be missed.
To Mark's family, so sorry for your loss
I’m so sorry to hear of your loss! My condolences to the family. Praying for God's peace & comfort during this difficult time. xo
To the family, may God be with you during this time. I'm so very sorry for your loss he was truly one in a million. R.I.P my dear friend. You will never be forgotten, you touch so many people's hearts.
So sorry for your loss! Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love and hugs.
So very sorry for this families loss. Prayers going out for Greg, Zeb and Doug.
My thoughts and prayers are with all his family and friends..... His life touched so many people with so many loving memories 💓 Rest In Peace Mark
Hard to believe we won't see his smile and hear his laugh again. Praying for comfort for all of you, he was one of a kind and loved by so many.
This breaks my heart hearing about Mark. He was like a brother to me. He was always at our house when we were growing up. Always had a big smile and hugs to go with it. RIP my friend. Prayers for the family.
I’m so sorry to hear this. My condolences to Lori and the rest of the family.
We are saddened to hear of Marks passing. May God give you all comfort and peace at this time. Lots of Oestrcich's that hold a special place in our hearts.
So sorry to hear of Mark's passing. My condolences to the family.
So sorry to hear this. My condolences to the family.
God bless and be with all of you at this terrible time.
My condolences to the family,in all the years I've known marko there has never been a bad time,nor a dull moment,he always knew just how to make a person feel better if they was down ,or laugh when they just felt like crying,well marko my great friend,until we meet again,rest in peace.miss ya always
Truly sorry for your guys loss. He was a great person and will be truly missed by all who knew him.
I am so sad to hear of the passing of Spark... we had some good times.. he never knew a stranger.. and always had a smile on his face.. and a hug any time you would see him...Sending prayers to the family and friends... RIP my friend until we meet again
so sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers for the family. Mark was quite a character, was always a good time around him.He will be missed.
So sorry to hear of Marks passing. He was such a joy to be around. Played many a card games with him at the VFW. Thoughts n prayers for his family n friends. 🙏🙏
My deepest sympathy to all his loved ones. Remember the good times. He enjoyed life and was quite the character!
Very sorry for your loss, may God Bless You.
We are praying for the family & friends of Mark.. God Bless
Rest in Peace, old buddy.
Our thoughts & prayers are with the family. God bless & keep you.
My condolences to Mark's family during this most difficult time. He sure was one of a kind!
We are saddened to hear of your loss. He was always outgoing and was liked by many. R.I.P. Mark.
There were good times and exciting times... Especially after the National Anthem! Prayers to all the family. Rest in Peace Mark.
I have fond memories of running around with Mark and Randy as kids. I hate to see you go. Praying for the family.
So sorry for your loss loss. At this difficult time May you find comfort in knowing that others share your sorrow. Sending prayers
Prayers for the Family. Such a great family member will be missed & the love they shared. Peace
So sorry to hear about Mark. He will be missed by many!
Prayers for his family and may God comfort you during this difficult time, very sorry.
Mark ol buddy I’m going to miss you! Thanks for all the good times! Say hey to Dad. Love you Mark. Rest In Peace! God bless!Prayers for you and your family!
So Sorry for your Loss, Thoughts and Prayers for Family and Friends, He Will Be Missed.. R.I.P. MARK
I don't think Mark ever met a stranger. Always ready to help me stir the pot up at Tim's shop. Wil be missed by all. So sorry for your loss. The Oestreich family is in our thoughts and Prayers.
With our Deepest Sympathy.
Mark was a kind soul. Had many good times with him through the years. Condolences to the entire family
My condolences to the family. I'll miss seeing you whenever I came into the area. You were closer than a brother to me and forever in my heart. Till we meet again on the other side. Love, KK
Mark, been a long long time buddy but we had some good times Hope to see you there Love you In Christ. NB
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