FLEMING — Marshall (Mark) J. Minde, 62, of Fleming, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, March 9, 2018.
Born in Auburn on July 4, 1955, he was the son of the late Richard and Barbara MacArthur Minde. Marshall worked at various dairy farms during his life, most recently at Osterhoudt Farm. He truly enjoyed farming and met so many wonderful people while doing a job he loved. Above all, he cherished the time spent with his family, especially his 10 grandchildren.
Marshall is survived by his daughters, Jennifer (Mike) Dvorak and Katelyn Minde; his sons, Martin (Barbara) Minde, Kenneth (Kelly) Minde, Gary (Ashley) Minde, and Carl Minde; his grandchildren, Claire, Hayden, Landon, Emily, Patrick, Matthew, Hannah, Karia, Lauren, and Colby; his sisters, Dale (Stosh) Kulis and Cathy (Ed) Becker; his brother, Richard (Laurie) Minde; his uncle, Alfred Minde Jr.; his former wife and mother of his children, Kathleen Minde, and numerous extended family, friends, and members of the farming community.
Calling hours for Marshall will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 15 at White Chapel Funeral Home Inc., 197 South St., Auburn. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Donations in Marshall’s memory may be made to the Southern Cayuga Booster Club, 3362 Burtless Road, Moravia, NY 13118, Fleming Fire Department #2, 5024 NYS Route 34, Auburn, NY 13021 or Scipio Fire Department, 3550 Route 34, Scipio Center, NY 13147.