Mark F. Ledwell of Charlemont, passed away peacefully on May 5, 2021 after a sudden and ferocious battle with his health. Born February 9, 1953 in Cambridge. Mark was a selfless, kind gentleman a family man to the core. Loving husband, father and grandfather with an incredible sense of humor and a heart of gold. Married June 30, 1979 to the love of his life Mary. A gifted builder running amazing and award winning projects up until he fell ill. Great friend, master woodworker, avid gardener, gifted musician and philanthropist to the core. He would give the shirt off his back to a stranger in need.
Mark leaves behind his loving wife Mary (Bulman) and their four children: Mark Ledwell Jr. his wife Bridie of Amityville NY, Ann Ledwell of Feeding Hills MA, Maggie Thorsen her husband Andreas of Bozeman MT and Luke Ledwell of Jackson Hole WY. Along with his 10 Grandchildren: Matthew, Christopher, Andrew, Peter, Mark III, Michael, Mary, Brendan, Bridget and Aya. He also leaves behind his Mother, 2 Sisters, many Sister and Brother-in-laws, nieces, nephews and a large extended family. Mark is pre-deceased by his father, father and mother in-law, sister, sister-in-law and niece.
Calling hours will take place Fri. May 14 from 4-7pm at Smith-Kelleher Funeral Home, 40 Church Street, Shelburne Falls, Ma.
A Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated Sat May 15 at 11:00 am at Holy Trinity Church, 133 Main Street, Greenfield. Committal Prayers will follow at Arms Cemetery in Shelburne Falls.
The family requests in lieu of flowers that a donation is made in his honor to The Children's Advocacy Center of Franklin County and the North Quabbin. PO Box 1099, Greenfield, MA 01302
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