Mark was born Dec. 12, 1952 in Minneapolis to Ralph and Nora Sundell. After attending high school, Mark graduated from auto body and mechanic school where he found and developed his lifelong passion for restoring and fixing cars.
Mark had five children and six grandchildren. He was happiest when he was at his cabin in Aitkin, Minn. Mark also had a passion for antiques and collectables and could never pass up a garage sale.
He is survived by his wife Nina, children Briena (Jesus) Sanchez of Arizona, Jeremy (Jenni) Shepard of St. Michael, Kelly Sundell of Arizona, Marisa Sundell of Cambridge, Brandon Sundell of Harris, six grandchildren, brother Tim Sundell of Minneapolis, sister Linda Mitchell of Minneapolis.
Mark was preceded in death by his parents Ralph and Nora, his brother Teddy Sundell, and sister Darla Synnes.
Visitation will be held from 1 to 4 p.m., Sunday, December 2, 2012 at the Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home in Cambridge, Minn. Arrangements were made under the direction and care of the Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Cambridge.