Mark Alan Yandle was born September 1, 1955 in Tulsa the son of Jack Eugene and Bonnie Francille (Dunahay) Yandle. He passed from this life on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 in Tulsa at the age of 63 years, 2 months and 12 days.
Mark graduated Jenks High School in 1973. He previously worked as a computer operator and a scuba instructor. Mark enjoyed watching tv, especially The Three Stooges and Sherlock Holmes. When younger he liked to play frisbee and baseball. He was an avid OU Sooner fan.
His survivors include his sisters, Judi Thorn and Jill Lingle both of Sand Springs; nephews, Christopher and Jacob Thorn both of Portland, OR and John Lingle of Tulsa and niece, Haley Lingle of Tulsa. He was preceded in death by both parents.
A Celebration of Mark’s life is scheduled for 6pm, Monday, November 19, 2018 at the Heath-Griffith Funeral Chapel. Rev. Phil Ball will officiate. Arrangements are under the direction of Heath-Griffith Funeral Home and an online guestbook is available by visiting www.heathgriffithfuneralhome.com
Mark was my roommate and friend on board the Emerald Seas and a fellow diver. I tried to find you over the years Mark... sorry it had to be this way. Rest well diver...
Chris BrownPueblo, CO
Jill our thoughts and prayers are with you and Judy and the rest of the family.
Ron and Janis ButtressBeggs, OK
Big brother, I miss you already, but my memories will be with me forever.
Judi ThornTULSA, OK
We will miss you, brother. I pray you are at peace now and reunited with Mom and Dad. Love you.
Jill LingleTulsa, OK