Mark enjoyed fishing, golf, following sports on television, and watching after all the family's four footed friends.
Mark is survived by his wife, Carol, two sons, Tim (Debbie) Schwartzkopf and Andrew (Jamie) Schwartzkopf and three grandchildren, Abby and Ryan Schwartzkopf and Constance Calovich.
Mark is also survived by his mother Ruth (Muz) Schwartzkopf, sisters Michal Nickles and Joelle Greene, and brother Luke Schwartzkopf and dear friend, Bob Mitchell.
A celebration of life will be held 1:30 pm Saturday, October 17, 2015, at Peace Lutheran Church in Hollister. The family requests in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Mercy Hospice of Springfield, Missouri, the American Cancer Society, the Wounded Warriors Project, or to the charity of your choice in memory of Mark. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.