George J. Baker Sr. 85, Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Dorothy (nee O'Brien). Loving father of Deborah (Brian CFD) Campbell, Catherine (Larry) Rowe, Margaret Baker, Timothy Baker CCSP and the late George Baker Jr. Adored grandpa of Brian C.P.D. (fiancée Amanda Leone C.P.D.), Daniel, Kevin and Tara Campbell, David and Robert Von Nordheim, Lauren Baker, Mitchell, Madison and Nicholas Baker. Cherished brother of Sharon (James) Poulsen the late Arthur, Robert, Michael, Raymond, Ronald and James Baker, Jean Richards and Dorothy McDonald. Fond brother-in-law, uncle and friend to many. Past Commander of V.F.W. 9400 in Sunny Slope, AR. Member of the American Legion and the Lions Club. Retired member of Local 726 City of Chicago, Bureau of Electricity. Funeral Monday Nov. 22nd 8:30 am from Donnellan Funeral Home 10525 S. Western Ave. Chicago to St. Christina Church for Mass 9:30am. Int. Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Visitation Sunday 3:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. (FACEMASK ARE REQUIRED) In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Road Home Program at Rush 1645 W. Jackson Blvd. Suite 602 Chicago, IL 60612. For info 773-238-0075 or sign guestbook at www.donnellanfuneralhome.com
Published by Chicago Tribune on Nov. 21, 2021.