Surrounded by his family, Mark Edward Donat passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 15, 2020 after a brief battle with bladder cancer.
Born to Dr. Paul Edward Donat and Martha Gafford in Oklahoma City on November 15, 1962, Mark graduated from McGuiness High School then went on to further his education through vocational training.
Mark had the privilege of working with his father at Urology Associates beginning in 1989. Following his father’s retirement, he continued his career at Urology Associates which became his family and he worked there until November 2019.
Mark was an active member of Treasures Sunday School Class at Church of the Servant which he attended regularly. He was baptized on June 12, 2016. Mark also occasionally taught Sunday School class which he loved to do.
Mark loved attending family gatherings and social events through Urology Associates and his Sunday School class. He loved traveling, eating, collecting and playing music, playing trivia, and taking care of his cats.
Mark is survived by his mother Anna Donat, sister and brother in law Lauren and Curtis West and their children Finley, Vaughn, Walker and Anna, brother Casey Garrett, his aunt Bobbie Donat, cousins Terry and Tina Donat, Machele Donat-Herr and Harry Herr, Kathy Donat Hatcher and Mike Hatcher and their family, multiple other family member and his feline friend Bristow.
A visitation for family and friends will be held on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Matthews Funeral Home in Edmond, Oklahoma.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Thursday, March 19, 2020, at 2:00 PM at Matthews Funeral Home Chapel in Edmond, Oklahoma.
Interment will follow at Gracelawn Cemetery in Edmond.
We will be live streaming this service in an effort to accommodate those people that wish to attend but feel they should not due to the health environment. To watch the service CLICK HERE to go to our YouTube page. Then click on ‘Videos’ then ‘Live Streams’.