Mark Erdrich earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering and a BA in Economics at the University of New York at Buffalo. He enlisted in the US Army in 1965 and served in Germany. After retiring as Chief Engineer at Myotech, LLC in 2007, Mark dedicated his life to veteran service.
Mark founded and organized Villages Honor Flight. Mark donated his own funds to get the first flight off the ground until his fundraising took over. The Villages Honor Flight is active today because of Marks diligence.
Mark was also an active member of the largest American Legion in the world at Lady Lake, FL. Mark was the Co-President of the WWII History Club in The Villages, FL. Mark created the WWII Movie Club. The City of Lady Lake recognized Mark’s contributions to veterans by planting two oak trees on Arbor Day 2018. The Villages honored Mark on Vietnam Veterans Day by planting an oak tree at the Memorial Park in The Villages, Florida. Mark passed away on February 12, 2018.
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