Mark P. Weis of Des Plaines for 52 years Prayers for Mark P. Weis, 78, will be said at 9:15 a.m. Thursday, at G.L. Hills Funeral Home, 745 Graceland Ave., Des Plaines, followed by a Mass at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, Des Plaines. Interment will be in All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home. Born Oct. 9, 1929, he passed away Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007. Mark was a an Army veteran of the Korean War and a retired tool and die maker with Bell & Gossett for over 40 years. He was the beloved husband of Betty L. Weis (nee Witkus) of 54 years; cherished father of Catherine (Stephen) Gensch and Melinda (Dan) Busse; loving grandfather of Drew, Devyn, Danny, Robby, Michelle, Ryan and Kelly; dearest brother of Rene Weis; and fond nephew of Sister Annora Steiner. For information, 847-699-9003. Published in the Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on 1/2/2008.