Mark Steven Peninger

Mark Steven Peninger, of Talent, Ore., 47, was found dead Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2009, in his home.

Mark was born in San Francisco, Calif. May 20, 1962, and moved to Talent with his family in 1972. He attended Talent Elementary, Talent Jr. High and graduated from Phoenix High School in 1980. He did one tour in the Navy and until 2007, worked at Costco Tire Shop.

He is survived by his daughter, Tanya Peninger, of Grants Pass, Ore.; father, David Peninger, of Vancouver, Wash.; mother and step-father, Judith and Charles Siekert, of Talent, Ore.; brother, David Peninger; brother and sister-in-law, James and Michelle Peninger, of Vancouver, Wash.; nieces, Nicole Peninger and Katherine Nelson.