Gary J. Baker, 56

May 08, 2009

AUG. 2, 1952-MAY 6, 2009

Gary J. Baker, 56, of Hagerstown, passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2009, at Frederick (Md.) Memorial Hospital.

Born Aug. 2, 1952, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Warren D. and Esther V. (Snyder) Baker.

He was a 1971 graduate of Williamsport High School.

He previously had worked for Antietam Paper Co. in Hagerstown.

He was of the Protestant faith.

He was an avid sportsman and enjoyed deer hunting.

Gary is survived by four sisters, Esther D. Baker of Hagerstown, Lisa M. Cunningham of Martinsburg, W.Va., Coreena M. McAllister of Sharpsburg and JoLina K. Orndoff of Clear Spring; two brothers, Warren D. Baker of Hagerstown and Terry L. Baker of Clear Spring; and nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.


In addition to his parents, he also preceded in death by two brothers, William H. Baker and Larry W. Baker.

Funeral services will be Monday, May 11, 2009, at 1 p.m. at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, with Pastor Justin Repp officiating. Burial will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Sunday, May 10, 2009, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

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