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“My friend, my brother-in-blueI will miss you and never forget you. I will always remember the laughs, the good times, and great memories we had. You...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Willie Figueroa - Ankeny, IA

“Sherry, Nate, and familyWe are so sorry for your loss. Mark will be greatly missed! He was an awesome boss that created our family at CCJ. He did...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Christy Boyer - Ames, IA - Friend

“Shocked to hear of Mark's passing. Way too young. My thoughts and prayers go to his family. I'll always remember his laugh. He loved to have a...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Paul Hill - DeWitt, IA - Friend

“My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Latifah Faisal - Ames, IA

“Nate and family,Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Though I never had the opportunity to meet your father Nate he sounded like he...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Tim Klatt - cedar falls, IA

“I'm so sorry for your loss Mark was a terrific guy we were in school together i never thought he'd be and officer but it suprised me to know that...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Patricia Kroeger -Catron - IA

“I had the pleasure of knowing Mark when we went to high school together. Then, in one of those "small world" situations, I had the pleasure of...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Steve Green - Washington, IA

“My classmate and friend... Mark I will never forget the times we had, playing ball,the double lunch breaks we had are senior year.....Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Jeff Ray - Tana, IA - Friend

“Sherry and family, I am sorry to hear of your loss. I don't remember ever meeting Mark. Please take comfort in family, friends and memories.Bill ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Bill Utterback - Renton, WA

“In August 2016 Mark joined American Red Cross and I had the honor of working with him. In his time with American Red Cross he taught almost 600...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Margaret Hales - Grimes, IA

“Rick and Sherry we are so sorry for your loss .. Didn't know your brother, but got to meet him once at the lake. I know he liked coming to visit...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Carter and Karen Thomson - IA

“Sherry & Rick you have my sympathy. Mark was a very acccomplished man. He served his community well. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Sarah Hesmer - Marshalltown, IA

“Although I have only seen Mark a few times in the past 20 years, I still think of him as my younger brother from another mother. He was at our house...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Steve Garwood - Muscatine, IA

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Mark Kubik, 51, of Ankeny passed away unexpectedly May 17, 2017.
A celebration of his life will be held 3 – 6:00 p.m., Monday, May 22, 2017 at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd).
Mark was born February 25, 1966 in Marshalltown, Iowa to Thomas E. & Charlene A, Kubik.
He graduated from South Tama high School in 1984, and went on to earn an Associate's degree in Applied Arts at Hawkeye Community College in Waterloo, with a major in Criminal Justice.
In September of 1988 he married Karoline Jones, and together they had a son, Nathan.
Following his graduation from college, Mark went to work as a Police officer for the Washington, Iowa Police Department.
Two years later, he became a patrol officer with the Ankeny Police Department, 2 years after that he was promoted to Detective, and 2 years later he was promoted to Police Sergeant of the Ankeny Police Department.
After serving 15 years with the Ankeny Police Department, Mark went to work as a Probation Services Manager with the Center for Creative Justice, and a few years later was promoted to the Executive Director's position, where he served until December of 2015. He then became a Health and Safety instructor with the American Red Cross.
Mark lived life to the fullest. He was an avid Hawkeye fan, especially wrestling and football, and an avid Dolphins and Cubs fan as well. He enjoyed fishing, concerts, music, boating, movies, ice cream, riding his Harley, cracking jokes, and making his nieces laugh.
He will be greatly missed by his son, Nathan; his sister Sherry (Rick) Beasley; 9 nieces,2 nephews, and many cousins and friends.
Mark was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother Daniel Kubik.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family to be directed to organizations Mark supported.