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Obituary: Mark McNamara, 1949-2023 

Free-spirited thinker was passionate about learning and sharing his knowledge

Published May 11, 2023 at 6:00 a.m. | Updated May 11, 2023 at 7:27 p.m.

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All who knew Mark have an everlasting impression of his free-spirited thinking, wild and interesting theories and his deep caring and concern for everyone he touched.

Tragically, Mark died of a massive heart attack and hit a tree on the side of the road in Montpelier. He
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 passed on May 5, 2023. He left behind one brother, Bob McNamara, of South Burlington; four sisters, Anne and Jane McNamara of Phoenix, Ariz., Meg Gardner of Phoenix, Ariz., and Mary (Czajkowski) McNamara of Hadley, Mass.; his partner Sandy Morningstar of Duxbury, Vt.; former wife Jan Stuart of Montpelier, Vt.; and first wife Linda Dinius, of Ashland, Mass. Mark worked as a gardener and jack-of-all-trades for more than three decades at the Golden Eagle Resort in Stowe, Vt. He was passionate about learning and sharing his knowledge with everyone he knew. He was a perfectionist in all that he did. Mark was a unique and fascinating individual who touched the souls of many friends and loved ones. He will be deeply missed.

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