Mark Edward Schmitz, 53, of Mesa, Arizona passed away on April 26, 2009. He was born November 19, 1955 in Los Angeles, California. His life work includes being an artist who worked with found objects, maintenance, and gardening. Mark was preceded in death by his Father: Leonard; Mother: Ruth; and his Brother: Tony. Those who remain to miss him are his Brothers: Steve & Tim; Sister: Mary; Nephews: Michael & Anthony; Niece: Stefani; Grand Nephew: Michael and life partner: John. There will be an open house to celebrate Marks life. Please call 480-245-0870 to leave your name and number for details.