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Mark M. Sawin

Mark M. Sawin

Mark W. Sawin, age 59 of Boyceville, died unexpectedly on Thursday December 3, 2020 in Boyceville

Mark was born August 13, 1961 in Oconomowoc, WI to Philip, Jr. and Judith Sawin.  He graduated from Menomonie High School in 1979.  Mark enlisted in the US Navy and was stationed on the USS Sturgeon.  After serving six years he came back to Menomonie and attended UW Stout (1989-1993) receiving a degree in Applied Technology.  After college, Mark moved to Savage, MN where he worked in his field of study.   

Mark is survived by his daughters Madison Sawin and Keeley Sawin. Siblings Peter (Debra) Sawin, Philip(Leigh Ann) Sawin III, and Elizabeth (Burke) Welch as well as many nieces and a nephew. 

He is preceded indeath by his parents Philip Jr. and Judith Sawin.

Mark had a deep lovefor the ocean and enjoyed researching his family history.   

 A celebration of Mark’s life will be held at a later date.   




  1. Laura & Jim Wahl

    So sorry to hear of your loss. May God be with you in this time of grief.

  2. Kristie Bugs

    I am truly sorry for the loss of your family. I was shocked to see he passed away. I am curious of what he passed away with. Thinking of you Lizzy and Philip. Its very hard to loose a sibling. I hope to go to his celebration of life when the time comes. I hope all your family is staying healthy ???? ❤

  3. Glenn Gumpman

    Mark was a good friend and excellent shipmate while we served on the USS Sturgeon. Thanks for the memories brother! Rest in Peace.

  4. Mike

    Served with him for several years on Sturgeon. If you ever want to know someone, spend a couple months under water with them in a steel tube. God bless!

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