Mark Allen Strickler, 51

Mark Allen Strickler, 51, of Wabash, died at 6:30 pm, Friday, March 25, 2016, at his home. 

He was born Oct. 15, 1964, in Wabash, to Charles Strickler and Betty (Webb) Alexander.

Mark married Shannon Gray in Wabash on April 21, 2002.  He worked at Zimmer-Biomet in Warsaw for four years.  He enjoyed watching movies, especially “Back to the Future,” and also enjoyed his three dogs. 

He is survived by his wife, Shannon Strickler and his mother, Betty Alexander, both of Wabash;  two children, Hannah Strickler of Culver, and Noah Strickler of Wabash; stepson, Micah Cornett of Wabash; and three sisters, Lora Alexander of Nashville, Tenn., Deb (Mike) Dyson of North Manchester, and Teresa (Nathan) Wood of Wabash. 

He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Strickler.

Funeral services wereWednesday, March 30, 2016 at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with Pastor Tim Prater officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.  Visitation was Tuesday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Animal Shelter of Wabash County.

The memorial guest book for Mark may be signed at


Posted on 2016 Mar 30