Mark Eric Severson, age 62 of Bellevue, NE passed away peacefully June 15, 2022 at the Bellevue Medical Center surrounded by his children.  Mark was born August 25, 1959 in De Smet, SD, the son of Melford and Helen (Hoxeng) Severson.  Mark was a retired Master Sergeant with the United States Marine Corps and for the last several years, he worked with the TSA training employees on detection and security.  Mark enjoyed spending time at the golf course and was an avid watch collector.  He thoroughly enjoyed spending time with his family, and his dog Zoe.


Mark is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Joe and Paul Severson; and sister, Virginia Severson.  Survivors include his three children, Alyssa Adams of Nehawka, NE, Lauren Scrivner of Millard, NE, and son, Ben Severson of Colorado Springs, CO; 5 grandchildren; sisters, Valerie Phillip, Velma Larson, Valborg Severson and Vi Ramsey and a typically enormous Norwegian extended family. 


Full military services will be held at the Omaha National Cemetery at a later date.


Memorial contributions can be directed to The Ronald McDonald House or Tunnels to Towers charities.


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Marshall Funeral Chapel of Nebraska City, NE is in charge of arrangements.