Dr. Mark L. Radezky went home to be with the Lord the morning of Oct. 30, 2012.
He was born March 30, 1957, in Brewster, Wash., to Hank and Shirlee Graves Radezky.
Mark grew up on the Triple R-Bar Ranch in Colville. He graduated from Calvary Christian School in 1975. He attended Trinity Bible College in Ellendale, N.D. He did undergraduate study at Portland Community College and Portland State. He graduated from Western State Chiropractic College with a Doctorate of Chiropractic degree.
He practiced as a chiropractic physician in Spokane from 1997 to 2009. He took over the practice of Dr. John Trejbal. His passion was treating and caring for patients. His caring extended beyond his practice to include all people.
Mark married Melody Washburn of Colville in 1983. In early years he worked at Plum Creek Saw Mill. He also worked two summers in Alaska on a commercial fishing fleet boat.
He loved to hunt, fish, camp and ride ATVs. Mark's hobbies included cabinet building and wood-working. He completed many projects at home with the help of his entire family working together. He modified and improved horse trailers, travel trailers, and toy haulers. At his acreage, he built barns, shops, and landscaped with fencing and gate building always with the help of the family.
He and the family along with friends traveled to Mexico, Nashville, New York, Branson, Mo., Glacier National Park, North and South Dakota. The family cruised Belize, Panama Canal, Costa Rica and Florida.
Mark leaves behind his loving wife, Melody; four grown children, sons Jeremy and Joshua and daughters Hannah and Rachael of the home; his parents, Hank and Shirlee Radezky; a brother Randy Radezky and sister-in-law Joy; a niece, Jessica; a nephew Jacob; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
The funeral service honoring our beloved Mark was held on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, in Deer Park at Christ's Church, located at W5804 Herman Road (near U.S. Hwy 395 and Monroe Road), with Pastor Kurt Langland officiating.
Interment was at the Wayside Cemetery on Half Moon Prairie with Lauer Funeral Home, Deer Park, in charge of arrangements.