He was preceded in death by his mother, Frances Baker; as well as a brother and a sister, Brian and Beverly Baker.
Surviving are his father, Henry Baker of Sparta, IL; two brothers, Rick and Les Baker; five children, Ashley, Paul, Amilia, Brian, and Jack; cousins; aunts and uncles.
Memorials may be made to the family, in care of Henry Baker. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, December 30, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, December 30, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL, with Brother Robert Bates officiating.
Burial will be at Elmwood Cemetery, Freeburg, IL.