Patrick Baker

Baker, Patrick
Patrick Baker of Stevenville, Texas, recently of Mesa, Arizona, passed away on April 10th, 2013. Patrick was born on April 20, 1944 in Gilmer Texas, but spent most of his life in Arizona. He and his wife Mary Lou managed the Western Acres Mobil Home Park in Mesa, Arizona for 10 years before returning to Texas a year ago. A funeral service with Military Honors was held April 14th at the Lacy Funeral Home in Stevenville, Texas. Patrick was husband of the late Mary Lou, who preceded him in death on December 17, 2012. Pat is survived by his loving parents, John and Emma Baker (their only child) of Douglas, Arizona. Also surviving is son, Jody (Munell) Baker of Stevenville, son, Daryl Baker, of Big Sprigs, Texas, Daughter, Brenda Ann (David) Dach of Mesa, Arizona. Just like a son was his great grandson, Jody John Baker of Big Springs, Texas. (The love between Great grandson and Great grandfather was great to behold). Patrick also is survived by 18 other grandchildren and 12 Great Grand Children.

Published in The Arizona Republic on Apr. 24, 2013