In Memory

Mark Boggs - Class Of 1969


Mark Boggs

Sept. 9, 1951 - Dec. 1, 2018

LEESBURG, IN - Mark Boggs, 67, of Leesburg (formerly of South Bend) passed away on December 1. He was born on September 9, 1951 in South Bend to Wilbur & Dora (Jacobs) Boggs.

He graduated in 1969 from Clay High School, attended Thornton Community College, and was a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran. On November 13, 1971 in Niles, MI he married Gail L. Nowatka who survives. He formerly worked at Hanks Supermarket in South Bend & Eagle Foods.

He is survived by his wife, Gail Boggs of Leesburg; daughter, Beth (Ramiro) Gonzalez of Joliet, IL; son, Mark Boggs of Goshen; 3 grandchildren, Ben, Max, & Isabel Gonzalez; and brother, Glen Robert Boggs of St. Louis, MO.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Pete Boggs; and sister, Jone DeCook.

Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 8 at Owen Family Funeral Home, St. Rd. 13 & CR 500N, North Webster. A Celebration of Life gathering will follow from 12:00-:00 p.m. on Saturday at the American Legion Post 253 in North Webster.

Preferred memorials may be given to the Heartland Hospice or American Legion. To send condolences to the family in Mr. Boggs' memory, please visit

12/06/2018 JFC