John Robert Baker(1921 - 2014)

John Robert Baker
Jan. 15, 1921 - June 25, 2014
Resident of Antioch
(Red) John passed away peacefully on June 25, 2014 at the age of 93. Born January 15, 1921 to Willis L. and Mae Baker in Gadsden Alabama. He came to Antioch, Ca. at the age of 3 where he resided until his death.
John retired from Fibreboard in 1987 after 38 years of service. He served our Country in the US Army.
He enjoyed golf, bowling, lob ball, and talking about old times. GO GIANTS !!
Preceded in death by his wife Dorothy Mae (Harrison) Baker and two sisters, Nora Vidisky and Jane Esparza.
John is survived by three daughters Sandy DeHart (Shannon), Nora Jane Ignacio (Mike), Patty Gray (Ed), one son John (Bobby) Baker and six grandchildren Michael, Marie, Ian, Nick, Joshua, Amanda and 12 great grandchildren.


Published in Contra Costa Times on July 5, 2014