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Mark J. Mendonca, 45

CHESHIRE, Mass. —  Mark Joseph Mendonca, 45, of Providence, Rhode Island, formerly of Cheshire, died on Sunday, May 7, 2023.

He was born in North Adams on January 9, 1978, a son of Maria (Burzimati) Mendonca and the late Joseph E. Mendonca, Jr. He grew up in Cheshire and attended schools there, graduating from Hoosac Valley High School with the class of 1996.

In his younger years he was actively involved in 4H and later raised and trained dogs and rabbits.

Besides his mother of Cheshire, he is survived by three brothers, Joseph E. Mendonca, III and his wife Carol of Groton, CT, William Mendonca and his wife Florence of Pittsfield and Jason Mendonca and his wife Katie of Cheshire. He is also survived by four nieces, two nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Funeral services will be private for the family. There are no calling hours.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Stanislaus School, 108 Summer St., Adams, MA 01220 or to the Hoosac Hose Company, P.O. Box 647, Cheshire, MA 01225.

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Bill and Bo-, Sorry to read of your brother's passing. I remember meeting him once when we all lived on 2nd St. ..Love and prayers for you all, Colette (I lived behind y'all. )
from: Colette Levesque Daltonon: 05-28-2023

Maria & family, My sympathy and prayers to all of you in your loss. May memories bring you peace.
from: jane nevareson: 05-27-2023

Maria and family, Sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
from: Bet Azaron: 05-25-2023

Our prayers and deepest sympathy on the loss of Mark.
from: Diane & Deacon Bob Hitteron: 05-25-2023

We are saddened to hear of your brothers passing, Jason, and we are sending our deepest sympathies and sincere condolences during this very difficult time for you and the rest of your family.
from: Jim and Jen Curtison: 05-25-2023

Mike and I are so saddened to hear of Mark’s passing!
We remember him fondly from youth sports in Adams/Cheshire! Keeping you and your family in our thoughts!
from: Linda Bassion: 05-24-2023

I am so very sorry for your loss. Mark was a dear friend and I will miss him terribly. My deepest condolences to the family and I pray God will comfort you in this trying time.
from: Selma Trappeon: 05-24-2023

Bill & Bo,
Alan & I are thinking of you & sending our love & prayers to you & your family. May memories of your love for your brother bring you peace & comfort.
Love, Patty & Al
from: Patty Holmes-Alcombrighton: 05-24-2023

To Maria and the rest of the family, we remember Mark as a youngster growing up on Dean St. and were shocked to learn of his death. Our deepest condolences. You are in our thoughts.
from: Ilona and Jim Sherratton: 05-24-2023

I completed my student teaching when Mark was a student in Amy Leitch's fourth grade class. I remember Mark as such a GREAT kid. I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.
from: Jill Pompion: 05-24-2023

Our deepest sympathy and prayers are with you all. May his memories become your treasures.
Love, John and Elaine Daniels
from: John and Elaine Daniels on: 05-24-2023