Mark W. Anderson

Mark W. Anderson, age 59, of Duluth MN passed away on March 5, 2022, at St. Luke’s Hospital after a long and courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Mark was born July 28, 1962, in Minneapolis, MN, to Lloyd and Marolyn (Martinson) Anderson. He received a bachelor’s degree in Jazz Studies at the University of Minnesota-Duluth. He and his wife Constance were married March 11, 2017, but were together for over 25 years. Mark had a long career playing, writing, and performing music in the Twin Ports and the Twin Cities. He is survived by his wife Constance, step-daughters Jessica Chatterton (Jonathan Lee) of Panama City, FL, and Erin Ferguson (Andrew) and grandson Henry of Havre de Grace, MD, mother Marolyn Martinson, and sister Karen Nichols. He was preceded in death by his father Lloyd Anderson of Delano, MN. His family would like to thank St. Luke’s Oncology and St. Luke’s Hospice for their compassionate care. There will be a Celebration of Life and musical tribute by fellow musicians at RT Quinlan’s on March 27, 2022, from 1:00pm until 10:00pm.