January 23, 1973 - December 30, 2018
Mark Staroscik , 45, of Columbus, died on Dec. 30, 2018, at Columbus Community Hospital.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, at 1C-The Sanctuary, 2200 28th Ave., Columbus, Nebraska. Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, at McKown Funeral Home and 9:30-10:30 a.m. Friday, at the Church. Burial will be at the Columbus City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to be designated at a later date.
Mark A. Staroscik was born Jan. 23, 1973, in Columbus, Nebraska, to Berney and Shona (Gulbrandson) Staroscik. He received his early education at St. Isidore Catholic School and graduated from Columbus High in 1991. He attended Central Community College and later graduated from the University of Nebraska-Kearney. He taught at Grand Island High School and Beloit, Kansas, before moving to Columbus in 2008. He had taught special education with the Columbus Public School System since moving here. On July 1, 2006, he married Kimberly Holle in Beloit, Kansas. Mark loved the company of others. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, family and spending time with his friends. He did not shy away from competition.
Mark is survived by his wife, Kimberly Staroscik of Columbus; sons, Spencer Staroscik of Grand Island, Tanner Staroscik of Columbus and Jonathan Foster of Columbus; daughters, Abby Foster of Columbus and Katie Foster of California; grandson, Ace Pelayo of California; parents, Berney and Shona Staroscik of Columbus; second mom, Jamey Price of Columbus; along with many aunts, uncles and cousins.