Mark Kevin Way, I, 60, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, August 3, 2021. He was born May 24, 1961 in St. Joseph to Edgar and Virginia (Paxton) Way. He was a graduate of Lafayette High School, Class of 1979. He coached several teams in the North End and was an active member of the community. Mark married Lisa M. Hontz on August 2, 1985. She survives of the home. He was much loved and will be dearly missed. He was preceded in death by his father, Edgar Way; mother, Virginia Way; daughter, Whitney Way; and sisters, Sandra Page and Cheryl Arnold. Survivors include his wife, Lisa M. Way; daughters, Alexis Way (Clay Maley) and Chrystyna Way; sons, Mark K. Way, II, and Zachary and Ashley Way; grandchildren, Jayda, Mireya, Zayden, Mikena Lynn, Ayla and Zoë; mother-in-law, Elaine Hontz; siblings, Roger Way, Carolyn Martin, William Way and Judith Eddy; cherished family members, Briana Edwards, Chelseia Kiff, Kierstan Cook and Ashley Lewis; and countless loved family members. Natural Farewell under the direction of Simplify Cremations & Funerals.