Mr. Worden was born April 16, 1931, in San Jose and lived in Saratoga for 76 years before moving to Tracy five years ago. He was a retired teacher and firefighter.
Survivors include a daughter, Charlotte A. Darby of Tracy; a brother, Ron Worden of Boise, Idaho; two granddaughters; a grandson; and three nieces and a nephew.
Preceding him in death were his wife, Susan Worden; and parents, Wilbur and Roberta Worden.
The celebration of Mr. Worden’s life will begin at 11 a.m. April 19 at Saratoga Foothill Club, 20399 Park Place, in Saratoga.