On April 21, Mark Lewis Silverman of Baltimore at 72. He is survived by children Elizabeth (Gabe) Villani and Hannah (Ariel) Khizgilov; sister Susan (Larry) Ross; and grandchildren Cora Leigh Villani, Benjamin Villani and Alexander Khizgilov. He was a beloved brother, father and grandfather with a brilliant mind and tender heart. He loved reading classics, watching old movies and sharing anecdotes and witticisms. He always made it clear just how much joy his children and grandchildren brought to his life. He will be sorely missed, and his stories fondly remembered.

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