Mark E. Stancik, 56, of Holmdel, passed away at home on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013.

Mark was a longtime Hi-Mar member and an integral part of our charitable activities. He was co-chair of youth trips and was an active member and participant in all our club activities. He was a kind, warm and giving person and will be missed by his Hi-Mar family.

Born in East Orange, Mark lived in Holmdel. He was a longtime parishioner of St. Catharines R.C. Church, Holmdel. He was a graduate of Holmdel High School, earned his Bachelors Degree at Kean College, and was a musician and an avid fisherman. He had a career in customer relations.Predeceased by his parents, and his sister, Mary Anne, Mark is survived by his sister, Lisa Stancik of Olney, MD; and a niece and nephew, Karolina and Eric Stancik also of Olney, MD.

Visitation will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2 at the Holmdel Funeral Home, 26 South Holmdel Road, Holmdel. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:15 a.m. Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 at St. Catharines R.C. Church, 108 Middletown Road, Holmdel. Interment will then follow at Holmdel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations made in his memory would be appreciated to St. Catherine’s Caring Ministry, c/o St. Catharines R.C. Church, P.O. Box 655, Holmdel, NJ. For directions or to post an online condolence, please visit