Celebrating the life of

Mark Mulherin

Passed away on December 27, 2020

Mark Mulherin

Mark Edwin Mulherin of Savannah, Ga. died on December 27th, 2020 at his home on Colonel’s Island, Ga. Mark was a native Savannahian and a lifelong resident of this area. He was the son of the late Dr. Joseph and Lena Morris Mulherin. He attended Benedictine Military High School (Class of 1981) and graduated from the University of Georgia in 1988. He was a successful businessman, owning and operating the number one Zaxby’s franchise in the entire chain for a number of years. He was also an accomplished weightlifter in his younger years, winning several 1st place bench press titles in Savannah and surrounding areas. More importantly, he was a father to his only son Evan, whom he shared a special bond. He was a loving brother and friend to many. His beloved partner Cindy was his constant companion and they shared a special life together. Mark always found a way to make those around him laugh and he filled many lives with joy and love. He will always be remembered for his quick smile and passion for life.

Mark is survived by his beloved son Evan, his devoted partner Cindy Castrillo, his sisters Kathleen (Earle), Theresa (Roger), brothers Joseph (Lisa) and Michael, as well as numerous cousins, nieces & nephews.

Visitation will be 1:00 to 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at Fox & Weeks, Islands Chapel. 

Private Funeral Service for immediate family only will follow in the chapel, with burial in the Catholic Cemetery.      

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the American Diabetes Association.



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- Kelly Kilpatrick Hunt, Savannah, GA

Joe, we are so sorry to see your brother passed away. We did not know. Our prayers are with you and your family. Please call if we can do anything for you.

- Dianne and Bob Cornwell, Savannah, Georgia

Island get togethers just won’t be the same without him. He made them more fun just by being there. We will miss him dearly.

- Adams, Midway , Georgia

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- Ben Fender , Savannah , Ga

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- Vincent Powers, Savannah, Georgia

Trisha and Evan, We are sending you a hug and lots of love. Thinking about you. Much love and many hugs! Leigh and Gene Mesco

- Leigh and Gene Mesco, Flinstone, GA

Mark, Thank you for always giving me a big hug and smile whenever our paths crossed. You will always be with those who knew and loved you. Keeping your family and friends in my prayers... and to be so very grateful for you.

- Kelly Kilpatrick Hunt, Savannah, GA

Mark was one of the piglets that I named in the early 80s the BC class of 81 with Eedenfield, Carbo, Atkinson,Broderick,Wright and Sheehan we had a lot of fun on Sunday nights at the Knights of Columbus

- Dave Roberts , Savannah , Ga

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I don't know how I forgot David Ferraro and Timmy Ryan your best friends

- Dave Roberts , Savannah , Gs

Cindy, Evan and the Mulherin Family, No words can express how sorry and sad we were to hear of Mark's passing. Mark was truly a wonderful and great guy and will surely be missed by all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time.

- Adrian & Sydney Nagy, Savannah, GA

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- Adrian & Sydney Nagy, Savannah, GA

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Theresa, I am so sorry to hear about your brother. You and our family are in my thoughts and prayers

- Tracie McIntyre, Wilmington Island, GA

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel

  • A Private Service Will Be Held