Mark Baden, 61, of Altus, was born to Melvin Baden and Delores (Weber) Baden on Sept. 26, 1952, and departed this life March 31, 2014 in Oklahoma City.
Mark grew up in Roosevelt where he graduated from high school. He worked on the family farm for 15 years. He married Judy Sharp on Jan. 7, 1971. To this union, was born three children, son Chad, and two daughters, Heather and Gretchen. Mark was a kind-hearted person, who would help anyone anytime he was able. He worked at Wal-Mart for 13 years, where he was surrounded by a cast of caring friends. Mark enjoyed spending time with his family, friends, customers at work, and especially his grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his son, Chad Baden of Lone Wolf, ; two daughters, Heather and husband Dusty Tutten of Blair, and Gretchen and husband Jeremy Jones of Alva; a sister, Ann and husband Ty Thurmond of Roosevelt; 7 grandchildren, Ali Jo and Rhett Tutten, Mia, Presley, and Payton Jones, Shawn and Skylar O'Kelley; and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be at People's Cooperative Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday at 2 p.m. with Tim Tutten officiating. Burial will be at the Lone Wolf Cemetery under the direction of People's Cooperative Funeral Home of Lone Wolf. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. Please view and sign the online guestbook at peoplescooperativefuneralhome.com