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Mark Sanford "Champ" Duckworth

January 22, 1957 ~ March 27, 2018 (age 61)

Mark Sanford “Champ” Duckworth, 61, of Swanton, MD, passed away on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center, Cumberland, MD.

Born January 22, 1957, in Oakland, MD, he was the son of the late Mark Marvel and Mary Ellen (Hamilton) Duckworth. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Gary Duckworth.

Mark worked as an electrician for WACO. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and picking mushrooms. Mark loved spending time with his wife and their dogs, Sassy, Cheyenne, Scruffy and Millie.

He is survived by his wife, Leisa Lynn (Tasker) Duckworth; one son, Mark B. Duckworth, Swanton; one stepson, Terry J. Shope (Kristy Ashby), Swanton; one daughter, Heather C. Duckworth, Oakland; one stepdaughter, Amy L. Shope (Bryan Sypolt), Terra Alta, WV; two brothers, Steve Duckworth; Oakland, MD; Ron Duckworth, Gillette, WY; two step grandchildren, Tyler and Madison.

At Marks request, he will be cremated. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 1100 Memorial Drive, Oakland, MD, 21550 is in charge of his arrangements.

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