Published on -12/27/2012, 9:20 AM
Mark Baird, 58, Hays, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at his home.
He was born Sept. 16, 1954, in Lucas to Harold G. and Alice Faye (Meitler) Baird. He was a 1972 graduate of Hays High School and a 1981 graduate of Fort Hays State University.
He was a computer programmer. He served in the U.S. military.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing and the Kansas City Chiefs.
Survivors include a son, Travis Baird and wife, Samantha, The Colony, Texas; a daughter, Ashley Baird, Dallas; a brother, Jerry Baird and wife, Linda, Pratt; a sister, Tracy Legleiter and husband, Roger, Hays; a grandson, Carter, The Colony; four nieces; and three nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Larry.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 20th and Pine; burial in St. Joseph Cemetery, Hays.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of service Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to an education fund for his grandson, in care of the funeral home.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.haysmemorial.com.