Darin Bargen
Darin Bargen
  • June 16, 1967 - September 24, 2017
  • Killeen, Texas

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Darin Bargen passed away on September 24, 2017 in Corpus Christi, Texas he was 50 years old. Darin was born in Billings, Montana on June 16, 1967 to Richard & Paulette Bargen. Raised in a military family, he graduated from Patch American High School in Stuttgart, Germany. Darin enlisted in the Navy in 1989, serving in Operation Desert Storm. He retired after 20 yeas of service as a Chief Petty Officer. Following his military career, he transitioned into the field of education. Darin was the Vice President of Operations for Ancora Education overseeing schools in Arizona and Texas.

Darin was a devoted son, brother, father, loving husband and friend. He was a patriot and avid Dallas Cowboy fan. Darin had a special gift that allowed him to enter any room, flash that million dollar smile and make you feel like you were the most important person in the world. He laughter and warm heart touched many lives throughout the world. He will be missed.

He is preceded in death by his mother Paulette Bargen.

He is survived by his wife Allison Bargen of Peoria, AZ, sons; Kyle Wade Bargen and Kristopher Blake Bargen of Hot Springs, AR and Daniel Wade Bargen of Phoenix, AZ, father Richard Bargen and his wife Penny of Killeen, TX, sisters; Amy Bargen and Deana Hamson and her husband Jeff of Temple, TX.

A memorial service will be held at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home of Killeen on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 1pm.