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George Baker

1952-2019

George Baker
BAKER, George Rodney
Passed away peacefully at his home in Cambridge on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at age 66 years. Beloved husband of nearly 46 years of Joanne. Loving and proud father of Stephanie Brathwaite (Randy) and adoring grandfather of Kymani. Dear brother of Penny Lahey and Kirk Baker (Beverly). Predeceased by his parents Harold and Winnifred Baker, brothers Ab Henshaw and Gary Baker, brother-in-law; Ed Lahey. George will be fondly remembered by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
George was well-known and respected across Canada within the aggregate/mining industry. He was very proud of being one of the founders of the Cambridge Minor Football League, a member of the Sertoma Club, and more recently as a new volunteer at the Cambridge Memorial Hospital. His caring, helpful nature, his outgoing personality, and his tremendous love for his family and friends will live on forever in our hearts.
Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of George’s life will be held at the Galt Country Club, 750 Coronation Blvd., Cambridge, Friday, April 26, 2019 from 1:00 … 3:30 p.m. with a sharing of memories to be held at 1:30. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Corbett Funeral Home (519-740-0669).
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Service Date
Friday, April 26, 2019