Mark E. Tanner

Mark E. Tanner

February 4, 1961 – November 15, 2020
Age 59 of Andover. Mark passed away at his home on 11.15.20. Born in Minneapolis, MN to Shirley and Lee Tanner. Grew up along side his 3 brothers and 2 sisters in Zimmerman, MN. Married to Michelle Leitte/Tanner for 35 years. Together they had daughter Desirae and son Marcus. He spent the majority of his life working as a garbage man to provide for his family. He loved fall as it was the time for his greatest passion, duck hunting. He enjoyed fishing, yardwork and watching sports, but most of all spending time with family. He was the guy to help anyone and everyone and was one of the funniest people you’d ever met. We will miss you more than anything. Preceded in death by his Parents Shirley and Lee Tanner. Survived by Wife Michelle; daughter Desirae; son Marcus; Brothers and Sisters: Brian, Greg, Scott, Sharon and Lee Ann; Grandchildren Baelynn, Blake and Sebastian. Celebration of Life TBD. (Published in the Star Tribune on November 18, 2020)