Jack A. Marks, 88, of Noblesville, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017 at his home.

He was born on July 25, 1929, to Curtis and Ruth (Breedlove) Marks in Fishers.

He attended Butler University and proudly served his country in the United States Air Force National Guard. He retired from the Indiana State Police after 25 years as Lt. Commander of Pendleton Post. After retirement, he worked for Allied Fidelity as a manager for the bondsmen, then he worked in the Hamilton County Prosecutor's Office as an investigator. He was a long-time member of First Christian Church of Noblesville, Hamilton County Masonic Lodge #533 and Noblesville Lodge #57 F&AM. He had many interests over his lifetime. He loved wood working and carpentry and built his own house. He farmed his own land for years, enjoying nature and wildlife. He enjoyed fishing with many memorable trips to Michigan. He raised Morgan Horses, winning many awards at numerous Horse Shows. He particularly enjoyed trail riding with his family. He also owned Standard Bred Race Horses, raising the best trotter in the State in 1971. Most of all he loved his family dearly and he will be greatly missed.

Survivors include his loving wife, Doyne M. Marks; four children, Karen (Mark) Balach, Craig (Donna) Marks, Dean (Brenda) Marks, and Carol Marks (Ken Wrede); and six grandchildren, Jason and Katelyn Balach, and Gracie, Sam, Neely and Mitchell Marks.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his twin brother, Gene; and his younger brother, Joe.

Services are scheduled for 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center, 1685 Westfield Road, Noblesville, with visitation scheduled for 1 p.m., until the time of service. Pastor John Davis will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Christian Church of Noblesville, PO Box 189, Noblesville, IN 46061.

Condolences may be expressed at: www.randallroberts.com