We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Darling & Fischer Garden Chapel
Mark Giovanelli, 69, left us on August 27, 2021 with his family by his side in San Jose, California.
Mark was born March 24, 1952, in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho to Cesare and Adriana Giovanelli.
Mark graduated from Coeur d'Alene High School in 1970. After graduation he joined the US Navy where he served as a Communications Systems Technician. He married Robin Rehard in 1972. She joined him where he was stationed in Japan.
Mark received Jesus as his Saviour in the fall of 1979. He served as a Christian School Principle at Berean Baptist Christian Academy and Arlington Baptist School. He also drove buses for the bus ministries at Sequoia Baptist Church, Berean Baptist Church, Arlington Baptist Church and North Valley Baptist Church for 30 plus years.
He was an active member of North Valley Baptist Church where he served in the bus maintenance and sound ministries.
His interests included family, traveling and staying involved in his church. He devoted much of his time to watching his grandkids and spending time with his wife.
Mark is survived by his wife, Robin and 4 children, Hope, Cameron, Francisco and Shanette; and 14 grandchildren. He is also survived by 5 brothers and 4 sisters.