ADDISON-Harold Jacob Baker, age 88, of Addison, died November 30, 2017, at Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice Home in Jackson. He was born June 29, 1929, in Toledo, Ohio to Milton Jacob and Dorothy A. (Dunham) Baker. On March 5, 1949, he married Lois Salisbury in Temperance, Michigan. She preceded him in death on May 12, 2015. Harold had been self-employed as a carpenter and home builder. He was a member of the National Rifle Association and Hope Lutheran Church.
Harold is survived by three sons, Daniel (Dawn) Baker of Adrian, David (Kathy) Baker of Pennsylvania and Harold Lee (Kristen) Baker of Manitou Beach; a daughter, Cheryl (Larry) Eklund of Adrian; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and his companion, Linda Pebbles of Addison. In addition to his wife, Lois, he was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Bertha Mae (Jim) O’Conner of Manton, MI and Alice (Elwood) Pritchard of Marion, MI.
Cremation has taken place. There will be a Celebration of Harold’s Life to be held in the spring, the date and location to be announced at a later date. Burial of cremains will be at Toledo Memorial Park Cemetery in Sylvania, Ohio.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.