Mark Thomas Schillig

Born: 08/28/1959 Passed:

Mark Thomas Schillig passed away peacefully May 1, 2021 at the age of 61 in the arms of his sister, Bonnie. He went to be with our Lord and his mom, Veronica who passed away March 11.

Mark graduated from Eastgate school and worked at Cohen Joliet. Mark was often the center of attention and he never knew a stranger. He enjoyed everything about life and was willing to try anything once. He enjoyed traveling, camping, hiking, swimming, bowling, listening to music and playing whiffle ball with his family.

Mark could sense when a person was sad or hurting. He always had the ability to turn your frown upside down., He was the core of our family. He was our “Family Glue”!

He was preceded in death by his mother, Veronica. He is survived by his father, Joseph Schillig; sisters, Bonnie (Kathy) Schillig, Peggy (Bill) Ferren, Cathy (Bill) Goshorn, and Anita (Mark) Jackson; brothers, Dan (Dee) Schillig, Dale Schillig, Tony (Brenda) Schillig; nieces and nephews, Eric and Adam Ferren, Brenna and Jenna Dolan, Sierra and Amanda Jackson, Kyley and Hunter Goshorn, Tyler Schillig, Olivia Schillig and Brittany Binion; great nieces and nephews, Brandon, Cody and Sierra Ferren and Marley Clark; godmother, Rita Lewis and godfather, Eugene Young.

God bestowed this man to us, and we delighted in loving him.

A celebration of Mark’s and Veronica’s lives will be held together with a Mass of Christian burial at a future date. Condolences and special memories can be shared with the family online at


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4 Tributes to Mark Thomas Schillig

  1. Kathryn Quan----Jayne says:

    My deepest sympathy for you Bonnie/family. He is resting now peacefully in the arms of God and his guardian angel. May you find peace within your heart and God knows he was loved so much and cared for by you/family. Blessings for you Bonnie and prayers for the soul of your brother Mark, and mother as well.

  2. Kathy Hoover says:

    Deepest sympathy from our family to yours. So many wonderful memories. Peace be with you..
    Love John and Kathy Hoover

    • Danita Soules says:

      Bonnie, I’m so sorry to hear about your mother and Mark. Your mother was such a precious little lady. Mark was such a joy! I always loved visiting your home when he was my client. I have such fond memories of all of you. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. I pray for the peace that passes understanding.

      • Karen McCroskey says:

        To the Schillig family,
        Blessed to have know Mark and Veronica. The both made you aware life is fragile handle with care. Smiles and stories
        Is what I think of. Caregiver of many children though out her life. Now at peace together
        Mother and son.
        God Bless
        Karen (Cespedes) McCroskey

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