Warren “Kip” Stewart Marks, age 70, of Browns Mills, lost his battle from the effects of Agent Orange during his service in Vietnam on July 5, 2017 at Deborah Heart and Lung Center, Browns Mills with his family by his side. He was born in Bangor, ME on June 24, 1947 and grew up in Bradford until he graduated from Higgins Classical Institute. The day after his 18th birthday, Warren enlisted in the US Air Force and proudly served in the Vietnam War until 1971. Returning home, Warren was very proudly employed as a car carrier for Anchor Motor Freight-Leaseway, out of Linden, N.J.-Teamsters Local 469, retiring after 33 years. He had a love for his boats, fishing and his dog Sasha. Warren and his friends would meet every morning at Koko’s Kitchen for breakfast. He was a supporter of the Lions Club in Browns Mills, a Boston Red Sox and New York Giants fan, as well as a loving father, brother and friend who will be deeply missed.
Warren is predeceased by his mother and step-father, Louise E. and John “Leon” Trask and his sister Sandra L. Marks. He leaves behind his adored daughter TammySue Hopkins of Wrightstown; his son Brian Marks of Tabernacle; step-son Ken Bunning; step-sister Margaret Kimble; as well as several in-laws, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to a Life Celebration for Warren on Sunday, July 23, 2017 from 2:00PM to 6:00PM at the American Legion, located at 39 Fort Dix Rd, Pemberton, NJ 08068. Interment will be held on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 1:00PM at the Brig. General William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery. If you plan on attending the military service for Warren on Tuesday, we ask that you please arrive at the Tilghman Funeral Home, located at 52 Main Street, New Egypt NJ 08533, between 12PM and 12:30PM. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Warren’s memory to Deborah Heart and Lung Center, the American Legion Post 294 or the Lions Club in Browns Mills.