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Mark L. Sours

8/2/1967 - 11/22/2017

PEKIN ~ Mark Lyn Sours, 50, of Pekin, passed away at 4:14 p.m. Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Born August 2, 1967 in Pekin to Donald Larry and Yolanda “Loni” (Maquet) Sours, he married Linda Watson on March 7, 1998 in Pekin.

Surviving are one daughter, Natalie Sours of Pekin; one son, Brandon Prang of Bartonville; one brother, Dirk Sours of Pekin; two sisters, Tanya (Eric) Swearingen of Pekin and Tasha (Mike) Tumilty of Manito; step-mother, Barbara Sours of Pekin; and several nieces and nephews.

His parents preceded him in death.

Mark was employed at Caterpillar, Inc. as an I.T. analyst.

He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Pekin.

Mark enjoyed composing music and played guitar in the band “Skin Deep”.  He also enjoyed long range shooting, woodworking, and had a passion for computers and technology.

His funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.  Pastor Heather Robertson will officiate.  Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.  Burial will be at Prairie Haven Cemetery in Pekin.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made Natalie’s Education Fund in care of Heartland Bank, 3400 Court Street, Pekin, IL 61554.

To express condolences online, visit www.preston-hanley.com

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