Of Malden was fatally struck by a vehicle on October 22nd at the age of 49 years old. Mark was born in Malden, the son of Dorothy (Jewell) McAuliffe and the late Francis X. McAuliffe. He is survived by his son, Dylan McAuliffe. He is the loving brother of Cathy, Billy, Lisa, Joyce, Kenny, Cheryl, Phillip, and the late Francis. Mark is also survived by his brothers-in-law, Dave and Wally, and many loving nieces, nephews, and friends.
Mark loved his family so much and will be missed dearly. He was always willing to help someone out, whether family, friend or casual acquaintance. Those who knew Mark knew that he loved animals, the weather, and music, especially the song “Only God Knows Why” by Kid Rock. Mark loved sports and as a young boy he was a star pitcher for Malden Little League. He played the lottery always hoping for a big win. He read the newspaper from cover to cover on a daily basis and always with a cup of coffee.
The world changes from year to year, our lives from day to day, but the love & memory of you shall never pass away.
In Mark’s memory, donations may be made to Northeast Animal Shelter, 347 Highland Ave, Salem, MA 01970.
Private services will be held.