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Mark Gerek (pictured with KHJ News Director Monica Miller) was 93KHJ’s first Station Manager and Morning Show Host. A native of Portland, Oregon, Mark moved to Pago Pago in 2001 and moved to spend his free time fishing and scuba diving in the warm waters of the South Pacific.  Sadly, Mark died in a scuba diving accident on August 11, 2001.  He is greatly missed by all who knew him.

Mark and girlfriend Cathy Brown on Mark's boat.

Mark and girlfriend Cathy Brown on Mark’s boat.

Mark lands a big fish.

Mark lands a big fish.

Mark's Parents attend the memorial service held in his honor.

Mark’s Parents attend the memorial service held in his honor.

Monica Miller speaks at the memorial service for Mark Gerek.

Monica Miller speaks at the memorial service for Mark Gerek.

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