BARRINGTON, R.I. – Mark I. Gitlin, of Barrington, passed away July 24 surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Marilynn (Stiman) Gitlin to whom he was married for 36 years. Mark was a devoted father to his children Kara, Ethan and Josie. He is survived by his mother, Goldie Gitlin, and his sisters Rebecca Eisenberg and Barbara Green.
Mark worked at Mid City Scrap in Westport, Massachusetts, for 50 years. He was a mentor and trusted adviser to many. A man of honor and integrity, Mark devoted his life to growing the family business and ensuring its longevity beyond him.
Mark’s motto in life was to live life well and without regrets. He was an avid golfer, bike rider and body surfer. He especially enjoyed these activities with his family and friends. He adored and was adored by his family.