Mark R. Sparks, 51, died Nov. 22.
Mr. Sparks was raised in Riverbank and graduated from Riverbank High School. He lived in Oakdale for the past 15 years.
He is survived by his father, Raymond Sparks Jr.; brother, Gerald Sparks; sisters, Dawn Shaw, Debra McGinnis; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Nadine Sparks; brother, Michael Sparks; and his grandparents.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 3 at Ceres Memorial Park, Ceres.