Gary L. Baker, 81, of McClure, passed away at 1:12 p.m. on Tuesday January 2, 2017 at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital Emergency Room.
Born November 9, 1936 in Lewistown, he was the son of the late Archie and Violet (McCardle) Baker. Gary was also preceded in death by his wife Helen Baker in 2016, and a brother Archie Baker.
Gary is survived by his children, Blaine Baker of McClure, Jean Forry and husband Terry of Lewistown, Faye Raffensberger and husband Wilbur of Wrightsville, and Sue Stamm and husband David of Selingsgrove, a sister, Bonnie Mountz and husband Tomm of Fla, and Grandchildren, Shauna, Alshley, Cody, David, Lauren, Adam, Amber, Aaron and Emma, Great-Grandchildren, Harper, Hollyn, Jayvain, Sylias, Skyler, and Xavier.
He served in U.S. Air Force. And was a member of the First United Methodist Church in McClure. Earlier in life, Gary was plant manager at Lozier Industries.
A memorial service in loving memory of Gary will be held on Tuesday January 9, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 10 W Specht St, McClure, PA 17841.
Interment will be private.
Arrangements are under the care of The Barr Funeral Home Inc. and Crematory, 120 Logan Street, Lewistown.