Mark Thomson White, 57, died suddenly of heart failure on July 9, 2010.

Son of the late Thomas S. White Jr. and Helen Lawler White of Westport, he was a graduate of Staples High School and Albion College in Michigan. White worked as a landscaper and at Shaw's of Westport.

He is survived by a brother, Frank White of New Lebanon, N.Y.; his sister, Christine Babson of Medfield, Mass.; and his nieces, Esther and Margaret Babson.

A funeral will take place at Trinity Episcopal Church in Southport at 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 17.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The American Heart Association, 5 Brookside Drive, Wallingford, CT 06492.

The Spear-Miller Funeral Home of Fairfield is assisting with arrangements. To sign an online guest register, visit