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William Kenneth Baker

1947 - 2021

Pelion, SC


William Kenneth Baker, 73, of Pelion, SC, passed away on Saturday, March 13, 2021.

He was born December 4, 1947 in Washington, PA, the son of William S. and Ruby (Marks) Baker.  In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his brother Harry Baker and sister, Jacqueline Baker Lapisardi.

William made his career with the United States Armed Forces, serving in both the Army and then retiring from the Air Force.  He was a member of the First Methodist Church in Brownsville, PA.

He will be sadly missed by his mother, Ruby Baker, Brownsville, PA; niece Emily Lapisardi Knotts and husband Cody and their two children Nathaniel and Winston Knotts, brother-in-law, Fred Lapisardi, along with numerous cousins.

Services were private for the family.

Arrangements and professional services are in the care of NOVAK FUNERAL HOME, 515 Front Street, Brownsville, PA 15417.

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Carol (Wargo) Mosher

April 11, 2021 1:17 PM

The Bakers lived down the street from me as I was growing up, and they were ALL lovely folks!  I was so sorry to read of Bill’s passing.  He was a kind person and had a great sense of humor!  I send my sympathies, love and prayers to  Ruby.  

Joyce bailey

April 11, 2021 8:24 AM

Dear Bill,

AlWays good times, friendship with u.
Know Rae missing u as such good life
Long friends. U now got them wings.
God bless u on your journey
Joyce Bailey, Hesperia, mi

Ray Freivolt

April 9, 2021 1:01 PM

Gods speed my brother. I will miss you but your memory lives in my heart. Ladonna and I thank you for the friendship and love you gave us.

Rick Dishong

April 9, 2021 10:29 AM

Some of the best memories of being the Horse are with Bill and his ability to make you smile when it was not easy to smile. Rest easy Bake, you will be missed. 


April 9, 2021 9:57 AM

Bake you will truly be miss, it was a honor to serve with you in Red Horse, you were a good friend & I enjoy the many beverages  we had together, R.I.P. Bake!

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