Mark A. Doolittle of South Carolina, formerly of Kirkwood, NY, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, August 9, 2013, at his home. He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Edith Doolittle; sister, Shirley Trudgeon; and mother-in-law, Virginia Hayes. He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Susan Hayes Doolittle; son, Brett Doolittle; grandchildren, Tyler, Dara, and Justin of South Carolina; brother, Kenneth of Castle Creek; sisters, Betty Shipps (Mick), Katy, TX, Doris Drozdek (Ed), Endicott, NY, Patricia Burke (Howard), Largo, FL, Peg Whitham (Dennis), Payson, UT; father-in-Law, Martin Hayes, Kirkwood, NY; as well as several brothers and sisters-in-law and nieces and nephews. Mark was a graduate of Windsor High School where he excelled in football and went on to play several years for the TC Jets. An avid sports fan, he was forever faithful to his NY Giants and Yankees. He was a veteran of the US Navy and retired early from the Wal-Mart Distribution Center in Laurens, SC. Funeral Services were held at Gray's Mortuary, Pelzer, SC on August 11, 2013. Graveside Services will be held in the Kirkwood Cemetery, Main St., Kirkwood, NY on Saturday, August 31, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. A celebration of his life will follow. Expressions of sympathy may be made at PressConnects.com.