Mark Joseph Bogden, age 57 of Washington, PA passed away into the loving arms of Jesus of Saturday, June 9, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Born on October 24, 1961, he was the son of the late Betty and Gene Bogden. Beloved husband to Lori Craig Bogden for 35 years. Loving father to Jordan (Elexis) Bogden, Tyler Bogden and London Bogden. Cherished grandfather to Teegan and Tobie Bogden. Dear brother to Joan Voytek, Alan Bogden, Carolyn (Tom) Schaeberle, Sharon (Anthony) Difilppo, Fran (Paul) Binder, John (Ann) Bogden, and Greg Bogden. He was also blessed with many nieces and nephews. Mark was preceded in death by his brother David Bogden.
He spent most of his school age life at Milton Hershey School and graduated in 1979. Mark was a proud “Milt” who loved his Milton Hershey family and he later played a significant role in raising up the Milton Hershey Cancer care fund for alumni. Mark graduated from Gateway Technical School and later became a steam fitter and worked for W and J College. He was dedicated and active member of Champion Christian Center where he loved serving God and his church family. He lived his life by their mission statement to, “Love God, Reach the One and Change the World.” Mark also enjoyed fishing and wood working, but his life was his family and his church.
A gathering of family and friends will take place on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 1 PM until the time of service at 2 PM at Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Champion Christian Center.
Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at www.cremationfuneralcare.com.