Monday, July 22, 2019

Mark E. Transki

Alfred Station, NY - Mark E. Transki, 66, of 192 Alfred Station Road, passed away on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at the Highland Park Healthcare Center following a one year battle with cancer.  He was born June 27, 1953 in Wellsville, the son of the late Victor G. and Anna Marie (Fay) Transki.

Mark was a 1971 graduate of Wellsville High School. He was employed in the maintenance department at Highland Park Healthcare Center in Wellsville for 42 years; retiring as head of the department in 2018. His co-workers were friends who saw him as honest, hardworking, and knowledgeable, with a dry sense of humor. Mark wondered at the beauty of nature all his life, and enjoyed hiking and camping, He was an accomplished musician who played lead guitar and vocals for several bands in the 70's and 80's. He was a member of the former Genesee Hose Company No. 5

 He is survived by two sons, Joseph Transki of Columbus, Ohio and Brian (Jamie) Transki of Zanesville, Ohio, two granddaughters, Ariana and Teegan Transki.  two brothers, Victor G. (Barbara) Transki Jr. of Arlington, TX, and John F. Transki of Chicago, IL, one sister, Linda Anne (Jon) Ebeling of Wellsville, a nephew, Jeffrey Transki, three nieces, Jillian (Darren) Kight, Jennifer Rowe, and Susan (Dan Helveston) Ebeling, and four great nephews, Matthew and Benjamin Helveston, and Max and Kellen Rowe. 

A  memorial service is being planned and will be announced at a later date. Please consider memorial donations to the Activities Department of the Highland Park Healthcare Center, 160 Seneca Street, Wellsville, NY 14895, or the Wellsville Volunteer Fire Department To leave online condolences, please visit


  1. Linda, our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Cory & Sandy Guenter

  2. ❤ Rest in peace Mark. You will be missed and never forgotten.

  3. Linda and family, my deepest sympathy. May he rest in peace. Robin Graham

  4. Sorry to hear about your loss. We are friends of Brian's and met mark a few times when he visited Ohio. Quite the character. Please accept our sincere condolences.