Gearhart, Stephen Mark 4/1/1948 - 12/20/2016 Allegan Stephen Mark Gearhart, aka Mark, was born to the late Phillipa (Rosemurgy) and George Gearhart in Salt Lake City, Utah on April 1st, 1948. Mark went to rest with the Lord on December 20th, 2016 at the age 68. Mark married the love of his life, Val, 43 years ago. He enjoyed spending time with his collector cars, model cars, and antique collecting. He had a love of life and enjoyed spending time with family, beloved dog Samantha, and his friends. Mark leaves behind his wife Vala (McKenzie) Gearhart, daughters Beth (Gearhart) Miller, Erin Gearhart, and Stephanie Gearhart, his son-in-law Sonny Miller, and his grandchildren Ian Miller, Brock Miller and McKenzie Miller. He was preceded in death by his mother, father and brother, Dick Gearhart. There will be a celebration of life on Friday December 30th, 2016 at 1:00pm with a visitation preceding at noon. The services will be at the Schoolcraft United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations made to The Kidney Foundation and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital . Following the service there will be a light lunch in the fellowship hall of the church. Mark was an outgoing and likable man. He will be missed by all, who knew him.