Mark Allen Embry was born Jan. 22, 1961, in Hoisington and died Tuesday, April 19, 2022, at Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice in Wichita. He grew up in Oklahoma but called Newton home.
He married Gloria Mosqueda in April of 1981. Together they had three children—Steven, Jennifer (Brandon) and Derek (Michelle). He had 15 grandchildren, whom he loved more than anything.
Mark worked hard all his life and spent most of those years at AGCO in Hesston. He could fix anything with wheels or an engine and loved to spend time fishing at the lake. He was a devoted Kansas City Chiefs fan and never missed a game.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Karon and Larry Embry, and granddaughter, Lauren Paige Kemp.
Survivors include sisters Tracy Yotter, Kathy Embry-Naillieux, and Sonya Douglas and husband Craig.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, April 22, 2022, at First Baptist Church in Newton.
The casket will be open Thursday at the funeral home where the family will receive friends between 6 and 8 p.m.
Arrangements are by Broadway Colonial Funeral Home, Newton.