HOUSTON

Mark R. Herferth

March 1, 1954 - Dec. 29, 2005

Mark R. Herferth died Thursday, Dec. 29, 2005, from a massive brain hemorrhage.

Mark was born in Wisconsin and moved to Texas in his high school days, so he has family and friends in both states.

He is survived by his two children, daughter, Madison, and son, Colton; parents, Eldridge (Al) and Angie; brother, Jim (Kym); sisters, Kathy Walker (Bob) and Chris Turkoski (Joe); wife, Cindy (Thompson); his best friend and cousin, Tony Becker (Beverly); his nieces and nephews, Jeremy Brooks, Stacy Lee, Stacey and Lindsey; and first great-nephew, Joseph.

A small service and Mass will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 4, at St. Justinís Martyr Chapel, 13350 Ashford Point Drive, Houston, TX 77082.

Any cards and well wishes should be sent to the Herferth family at 13842 Sheri Hollow Lane, Houston, TX 77082.