Outdoorsman loved living life hands-on

Friday, January 20, 2012 | 5:35 p.m. CST; updated 9:21 p.m. CST, Saturday, January 21, 2012

COLUMBIA — Mark Duwayne "Marty" Esser was an outdoorsman at heart. He loved being outside, fishing and barbecuing. He was a man who enjoyed taking a hands-on approach to life.