Harold H. Baker Jr., 68, of Hamilton, Ind., passed away Monday, Sept. 9, 2013 in his residence.
Harold was born Oct. 27, 1944 in Decatur, the son of Harold Harrison and Anne Helga Thomalla Baker Sr. He was a graduate of Lakeview High School. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from Millikin University. An Air Force veteran of the Viet Nam Era, he was stationed in Okinawa. He married Billie Sicks in April 2001, and she preceded him in death on Aug. 2, 2009. He was a general foreman at Wagner Castings.
Surviving are his daughter, Diana (David) Thompson of Peoria; mother, Anne Baker of Sullivan; sister, Bonnie (Ed) Hurley of Sarona, Wis.; niece, Elizabeth (Tom) Houser and her sons, Kedrick and Kyler Houser of Sullivan; canine companion, Buddy.
He was preceded in death by his father; wife; and sister, Nancy Gibson.
Credit: Family members