Mark A Balistreri, 72, somewhat unexpectedly passed on November 11, 2018, at his home in Hendersonville, NC. He was born in Milwaukee, WI in 1946 to Frank J., Sr. and Elizabeth E. Paul Balistreri.
During his time in the Air Force from 1964 to 1968, he spent 9 months in Thailand.
Including his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Rose T Balistreri and a step-grandson, Benjamin Smith.
He is survived by one daughter, 3 step-sons, 2 step-daughter and their spouses; numerous grandchildren and their spouses, and great grandchildren; 1 brother and sister-in-law, nephews and their spouses, cousins and other blended family members.
Asheville Mortuary is handling arrangements. There will be a private burial at a later date. In lieu of flowers please send donations to Furever Friends Cat Rescue, P.O.Box 1479, Enka, NC 28728 or your favorite Pet Rescue.