John A. Baker
May 13, 1949 — July 5, 2018
John A. Baker was born May 13, 1949, in McMinnville, Ore., to Albert Baker and Rena Resch. He died July 5, 2018, at the Hospice Care Center.
He served in the Army and later joined the National Guard. He retired from Reynolds Metals Co., and was a member of Local 305.
John is survived by his wife, Rose at home; three children, Luke, Tim and Rebekah; two stepchildren, Dan and Deanna; three sisters, Lois Recktenwald, Rena Duke and Shirley Entwit; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death were his parents; a brother, Fred Wood; a sister, Doris McClatchey; and a son, Mark Baker.
A celebration of John’s life, including a potluck, is planned for 1 p.m. July 21 at Riverside Park, Space 4.