August 2, 1924 - July 6, 2013
Resident of Cupertino
Loving husband of 57 years to Carol Baker of Cupertino. Devoted father of Patrick Baker (Marcene), Laurie Kraljev (Bill) and the late Linda Kearney (Jay). Beloved grandfather to Bo Baker, Caroline Kearney and Lee, Peter and Katja Kraljev. Born in Odessa Township, ND, his family came to San Mateo, CA when he was 5. Upon graduation from San Mateo High School in 1942, he joined the U.S. Army
Air Corps and served in the South Pacific in WWII
. He worked in the automobile industry, including as a dealership owner. He enjoyed more than 25 years of retirement traveling to all 50 United States and spending time with his wife, family and friends.
Friends and family are invited to a Memorial Service on Saturday, July 20th at 2pm at LIMA & CAMPAGNA SUNNYVALE MORTUARY, 1315 Hollenbeck Ave., Sunnyvale.