Mark Lavern Holland, 79, of Glen Burnie, Maryland, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2019. Mark was born in Benton, Missouri, on February 15, 1940, to the late Ola Velma and Mark Holland. Mark earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from Southeast Missouri State University. He then went on to work for Westinghouse / Northrop Grumman for over 40 years. Mark enjoyed gardening and tinkering, but most of all, he loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Mark was predeceased by his devoted wife, Erma Beth Holland, and four siblings. He is survived by his loving children, Christopher W. Holland and his wife Nancy, and Kathy A. Jacobs; his cherished grandchildren, C.J. and his wife Megan, Nicholas, Jimmy, Ashlyn, Michael, and Harley; and his beloved great-grandchildren, Lawren, James Jr., Skylar, Talon, and Shae-Lyn; and his dear sisters, Faye and Suzie.
The family will receive visitors at Singleton Funeral & Cremation Services, P.A., 1 2nd Ave, S.W. (at Crain Hwy), in Glen Burnie, on Sunday, April 7th, from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Monday, April 8th, at 10 AM in the funeral home chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mark’s name may be made to the American cancer Society at www.cancer.org.