Mark Brocaille, 54, of Hannibal, passed away at 5:19 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at his home.

Mark Brocaille, 54, of Hannibal, passed away at 5:19 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at his home.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at the James O'Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal. Pastor Tom Day will officiate. Burial will be at Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal.

Friends and family are invited to Mark’s Life Celebration at a visitation that will be from

5 to 8 p.m. Friday, at the James O'Donnell Funeral Home.

Mark was born Nov. 9, 1963, in Hannibal, to H. Edward "Ed" and Florence "Flo" Butter Brocaille.

Mark was married to Paula Hoover on Nov. 21, 1987, in Hannibal. She survives.

Other survivors include his parents, Ed and Flo Brocaille of Hannibal; two children, Crystal Brocaille of Hannibal and Michael Brocaille of Hannibal; one brother, H. Edward "Junior" Brocaille of Kansas City, Mo.; and one sister, Debra Burton (Curtis Burton) of Hannibal. Mark is also survived by numerous brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law and several nieces and nephews.

Mark was preceded in death by one brother, Michael "Mike" Brocaille, and his grandparents.

Professionally, Mark worked as a supervisor at Bleigh Construction in Hannibal for many years. Mark took great pride in his concrete work and in particular enjoyed building bridges.

A talented builder, Mark tackled many projects for his family. Mark built his parents’ home, his home and his daughter’s; among several other projects over the years. Mark was an avid hunter and fisherman and did so often on the Mississippi River. A St. Louis Cardinals Baseball fan, Mark enjoyed a friendly rivalry with his mother, Flo, who was a Chicago Cubs fan. Mark also liked to watch NASCAR with some of his favorite racers over the years being, Dale Jarrett, Carl Edwards and Chase Elliott. The western themed movies of John Wayne and Clint Eastwood were always something that Mark took pleasure in. Trips with family to Gulf Shores, Talladega and Idaho were among Mark’s most cherished. Gifted at the grill, Mark loved to barbeque and cook for family and friends. Most of all, Mark simply loved to spend time with his family and his “ole buddies.” Being with those he loved most always made Mark smile.

Mark attended Oakwood Christian Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mark Brocaille Cancer Memorial.

Pallbearers will be Curtis Burton, Michael Brocaille, Mike Zupan, Dave Sampson, Kevin Stevenson, Alan Beahan and Mike Kite.

Honorary pallbearers will be Mark's Bleigh Construction Family, Mark's brother, nephews and brothers-in-law and Mark's numerous "Ole Buddies."

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