BALLSTON SPA - Thomas R. Baker, 49, of Ballston Spa passed away Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012.
Born Sept. 30, 1963, in Ballston Spa, he was the son of the late Gene and Jean Baker.
Tom served in the United States Marine Corps
. He worked for Ken Merchant Masonry. He enjoyed bull riding and encouraged many young riders. Tom will be remembered for his great sense of humor.
Tom is survived by his wife, Tracie Baker; his daughters, Jaimy Lewis (Jason Greenhalgh) of Ballston Spa, Katelyn Baker of Ballston Spa and Faith Baker of Northville; stepchildren, Emily Stewart of Northville and Martin Stewart of Northville; grandchildren, Landon Ellis and Jaedyn Loria; sisters, Diane Duhame (John Heritage) of Galway and Linda Morrison (Glen) of Argyle; companion, Anita Evans of Ballston Spa; and several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to call from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Armer Funeral Home Inc., 39 E. High St., Ballston Spa. A service will follow at 4 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KA 66675 or www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
Online remembrances may be made at www.armerfuneralhome.com.