• Ronald K. Baker Sr.
    April 20,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    Ronald K. Baker Sr.

    SPRINGFIELD — Ronald K. Baker Sr., 78, died Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at the Springfield Hospital.

    He was born Nov. 13, 1934, in Danby, the son of Kenneth and Esther (Harrington) Baker. He attended schools in Springfield, and graduated from Springfield High School.

    He served in the Vermont National Guard for many years.

    On April 19, 1952, he married Marion Lilley in Salem, N.Y. She predeceased him in 2012.

    He was employed as a maintenance supervisor at Idlenot Dairy in North Springfield for more than 25 years. Following his retirement from Idlenot, he worked for many years with the Springfield Housing Authority, working until just recently.

    He was a member of the North Springfield Baptist Church.

    He enjoyed woodworking.

    Survivors include two sons, Ronald K. Baker Jr. of Bethel and Bruce Baker of Bellows Falls; a daughter, Karen Beardsley of Springfield; a sister, Carol Koledo of Springfield; eight grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and several aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

    He was predeceased by a son Kim Baker, and by a sister Berniece Robinson Fettinger.

    A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 11, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the North Springfield Baptist Church. The Rev. George Keeler, pastor, will officiate.

    Burial will follow in the Pine Grove Cemetery in North Springfield.

    Memorial contributions may be made to the Springfield Family Center, 365 Summer St., Springfield, VT 05156.

    Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Memorial Chapel in Springfield.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN Obituaries
    Lieselotte Larson

    Lieselotte “Lisa” Larson, age 93, passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016,... Full Story
    Lieselotte Larson
    Larry W. Longtin rites

    BOMOSEEN — The graveside service for Larry W. Full Story
    Janet L. Becker

    SPRINGFIELD — Janet L. Full Story
    More Articles