Mark Alan Walton, Sr. - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Mark Alan Walton, Sr.

February 3, 1960 - April 29, 2023

Mark Alan Walton, Sr., age 63, of Bear, DE, passed away on Saturday, April 29, 2023, surrounded by his loving family.

Born in West Chester, Pennsylvania on February 3, 1960, he was a son of Betty Louise Walton and the late Benjamin Lewis Walton, Sr.  Mark worked at M. Davis and Son as a sheet metal mechanic for 36 years.

Mark loved spending time with his family and friends, but he especially loved spending time at his children’s houses with his grandchildren and great- grandchildren.   His pride and joy was his house in the mountains in James City, PA. In his earlier years, you could find him fishing, hunting, and golfing. He adored his dogs, Zoe, Matter, Baby Girl and the late Staysha and Sammy. Mark enjoyed watching NASCAR and drinking Budweiser beer. Mark was also a member of the Moose Lodge 1578 in New Castle.

In addition to his father, Mark was preceded in death by his brother, John Walton. He is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Susan “Sue” (Wooleyhan) Walton; mother, Betty Louise Walton; children, Tina Vass (Mark), Mark Walton, Jr. (Codee); grandchildren, Taylor Vass, Marcus Vass, Arianna (Onni) Vass, Makenna Walton; great-grandchildren, Faith Vass-Williams, Bella Vass-Williams, Ivy Vass-Williams; brothers, Benjamin Walton, Jr., Walt Walton, Matt Walton; sister, April Walton; and a host of nieces and nephews.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 2 pm until 3 pm on Saturday, May 20, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 3 pm. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mark’s name to the American Heart Association, PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692 or online by clicking here.


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19 Condolences for Mark Alan Walton, Sr.

  • I am Mark Walton’s sister and I loved him with all my heart. He was the best big brother to me. I love you and we will meet again. Until that day comes I will love you.

  • Sue I am so sorry about pop I love him with my heart and I love you the same

  • We are so sorry for your loss. We will miss him. We always enjoyed his visits when he would come to James City.

  • I am so sorry for your loss. Mark was a great man and will be missed by many

  • Sue and family…… I am so sorry for your loss. May my prayers be with you at this difficult time.

  • May you find peace. My sympathy and condolences to the family and friends of Mark. He will live on in our hearts forever.

  • Sorry to hear !

    My Sincere condolences to you and your family.
    RIP Sir !!

  • Sue, I’m so sorry for you loss. Man was good people! Even tho we haven’t seen each other in a while, my breaks for you Babe. Be strong 💪.

  • Sue, Tina and family we are very sorry for your loss. Keeping you all in prayer. With love and condolences.

  • We are so sorry for your loss and are keeping you in our thoughts.

  • I am so sorry to hear of Mark’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time.

  • I was saddened to hear of Mark’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. May you find strength through God’s love and guidance.

  • I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  • To the Walton Family, Condolenc3s from my family and I. I will miss Mark coming thru the gate at Dupont every morning. We always shared jokes and the one we just started using was his company truck number 573 instead of his name. Thanks for the memories Mark..

  • Sue and family
    So sorry for your loss. Mark was a good man and a good friend. I will always remember the good times we spent together.

  • So sorry for your lose aunt sue he was a great loving man and he sure will be missed but he’s forever in our hearts and he’s always watching over us

  • Mark was a great person and cousin RIP I am going to miss you and love you cuz. Sue you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers 🙏 love you all.

  • Ron and I have many fond memories of hanging out in the driveway while our kids ran around. Two many years have passed by us. Mark will forever be in our thoughts. Condolences to you and your family 💔❤️

  • Dear Sue, We are so sorry to hear about Mark passing.
    We want you to know that you and Mark are very much loved by all of are family.
    We were shocked to hear this sad news ,Mark was a good man and had a good heart for others!
    He will truly be missed by many!!
    Much love and prayers for you and your family!!