Baker, Mark Mark W. Baker of Kalamazoo passed away at Rose Arbor Hospice Residence on February 2, 2017. He was 62. Mark was born on November 1, 1954, in Columbus, Ohio. He moved to Kalamazoo with his family in 1967, graduated from Kalamazoo Central High School in 1973, and was a resident of Kalamazoo for most of his adult life. He was the son of Edward and Marilynn Baker, who survives. He is also survived by his children Marques and Danielle, grandson Darius, brother Dan (all of Kalamazoo) and sisters Carolyn Muth (Western Springs, IL) and Kim Brown (Scottsdale, AZ) and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father and his wife Bertha Johnson. A memorial service will be held at a later date.