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Francis  M. Baker, Jr.

Francis M. Baker, Jr.
  • January 2, 1951 - July 4, 2014
  • High Point, North Carolina - Formerly of Vassar, Michigan

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“Frank and Marc worked together at Baskin Robbins when they were in highschool, then later at ACE Hardware until Frank married and left Michigan....Read More »
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“Although I never met Frank in person, we worked together at Stevens-Henager College/Independence University online. Frank always had his students'...Read More »
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Baker, Francis M., Jr.
High Point, North Carolina
Formerly of Mayville

Francis Marion Baker, Jr., age 63 years, passed away Friday, July 4, 2014, at Hurley Medical Center in Flint. He was born on January 2, 1951 in Tucson, Arizona, the son of the late Francis and Patricia (Fitzgerald) Baker. On January 31, 2006 he married Meiko Candole, and she survives him. Francis was the Associate Dean at Independence University in Utah. He was an avid reader and loved spending time with his family.

Surviving family include his wife, Meiko; children, John Baker, Christopher (Frimrose) Baker, Ashley Baker and Alyssa Baker; grandchildren, Jaiden and Jairec Baker, and another grandchild on the way; also surviving are his siblings, Patricia (Ron) Akom, Barbara Baker, Joan (Jack) Knowlton, Kathleen Baker and Robert (Carol) Baker. Francis was preceded in death by his brother, James.

Funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at the Penzien-Steele Funeral Home, 149 N. Main St. in Vassar. Pastor Daniel J. Thorpe officiating. Private burial will follow at Fremont Township Cemetery. The family will greet friends on Wednesday from 12 noon until the time of the service.