Music 08

Mark E. Schott

July 10, 1962 ~ April 7, 2022 (age 59)


Mark E. Schott age 59, of Caldwell, OH passed away suddenly Thursday, April 7, 2022 in Caldwell, OH. He was born July 10, 1962 in Cambridge, OH a son of Theresa Offenberger Hammonds of Caldwell and the late Kenneth R. “Rabbit” Schott.


He was a 1981 graduate of Caldwell High School, having also attended the Mid-East Career & Technical School. He was currently employed for Adkins Timber Products in Beverly and Caldwell. He could often be found singing, playing his guitar, riding his motorcycle and horses. Most of all Mark loved his family.


In addition to his father, he is preceded in death by his daughter Elexis “Lexi” Emily Bender; 2 brothers Kenneth R. Schott Jr. and Jamie Schott; brother-in-law Steven W. Bettinger and stepfather Larry Cecil Hammonds.


Those left to cherish his memory include his mother Theresa Hammonds, 2 sisters Joan Bettinger of Caldwell and Barb (Jerry) Rayner of Cumberland, OH; nieces and nephew Kimberly (Charlie) Griffin, David (Kristy) Bettinger, Jessica (Joel) Crum, and Alisa Rayner; 9 great-nieces and great-nephews; special friend Debbie Ginn of Cumberland. He is also survived by many good friends.


The family will receive friends for visitation Monday, April 11, 2022 from 2:00 to 8:00 PM at the Chandler Funeral Home, 609 West Street, Caldwell, OH 43724. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at 11:00 AM in the Chandler Funeral Home Chapel, with Jason Pierce officiating. Burial will follow in Halley’s Ridge Cemetery, where he will be laid to rest near his daughter Lexi. Memorial contributions may be directed in Mark’s honor to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield, VA  22116-7023. Please join us in remembering Mark by visiting his memorial at


To send flowers to Mark's family, please visit our floral store.


April 11, 2022

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Chandler Funeral Home & Cremation Service
609 West Street
Caldwell, OH 43724

Funeral Service
April 12, 2022

11:00 AM
Chandler Funeral Home & Cremation Service
609 West Street
Caldwell, OH 43724

April 12, 2022

Halley's Ridge Cemetery
Halley's Ridge Road
Belle Valley, OH 43717


American Diabetes Association
P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield VA 22116-7023

© 2022 Chandler Funeral Home & Cremation Serv. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility