Larry Baker

July 20, 1952 - August 31, 2018
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Larry W. Baker, 66, of Carrollton, died Friday, August 31, 2018 at his home in Carrollton following a ten-year battle with cancer.

Born in Pineville, Kentucky he was the son of the late Joe L. and Louise Sanders Baker and was a graduate of Conotton Valley High School. In the 70’s, Larry worked in the oil fields, i…

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Larry W. Baker, 66, of Carrollton, died Friday, August 31, 2018 at his home in Carrollton following a ten-year battle with cancer.

Born in Pineville, Kentucky he was the son of the late Joe L. and Louise Sanders Baker and was a graduate of Conotton Valley High School. In the 70’s, Larry worked in the oil fields, in the 80’s and 90’s he worked as a truck driver and retired as a pipe fitter with a fire suppression company. He was a pipe fitter by trade, but a farmer at heart. Larry also liked re-finishing furniture, loved his Harley and his John Deere tractor that he restored and kept running. He was also a member of the Tabor Ridge Community Church in Mineral City.

Surviving are his wife, the former Deb “Anna” Wilson of the residence, daughters, Jennifer Drake and Jodi Baker of Carrollton and Ricole (Ricci) Sanders of Dover; a son, Justin (Gabrielle) Baker of Minerva; sisters, Diane (Charles) Smith of Hamilton, OH and Linda (Joe) Arnold of Uhrichsville; brothers, Ron (Tina) Baker and Darrell Baker of Carrollton and Bobby Joe (Beverly) Baker of Montgomery City, MO and his grandchildren, Zachary, Zoe, Austin, Jade, Landen, Clara, Brynn, Hadley and Orion. In addition to his parents, Larry was preceded in death by a brother, Donald “Duke” Baker, a son, Nathan and a granddaughter Jordan.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 11 AM in Calvary United Methodist Church at Sherrodsville with Pastor John Dunn officiating. Burial will be in Sherrodsville Memorial Gardens at Sherrodsville. Visitation will be held Tuesday, September 4, 2018 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home at New Philadelphia.

The family requests that memorial contributions be made to Community Hospice, 716 Commercial Avenue SW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

 

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Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm

End Time: 4:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

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116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Date: Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm

End Time: 8:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

Calvary United Methodist Church

Address:

338 S Church St, SHERRODSVILLE, OH, 44675

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Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Sherrodsville Memorial Gardens

Address:

, SHERRODSVILLE, OH,

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Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Born: July 20, 1952
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On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

LISA BARBER posted on 9/5/18

My Thoughts & Prayers Are With You All During This Difficult Time.

 

Linda Alexander and Family posted on 9/4/18

The Alexander family sending our condolences and are thoughts and prayers are with you all..

 

Judy Turkson & Family posted on 9/4/18

RIP Larry! I had the pleasure of knowing you for many years. May your family and friends keep your memories going. God bless! ?

 

Deana Shultz Coine posted on 9/4/18

Anna: With love and sympathy to you and your family. What a great guy! You will have your own personal angel to watch over you. God Bless.

 

DEANA KRESS posted on 9/4/18

So very sorry for your loss, prayers and sympathy. Mark & Deana (Gatchell) Kress

 

Tiffany Adams posted on 9/4/18

I am so sorry for your loss.

 

Whipkey Family posted on 9/3/18

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for your family. Thinking of your family.

 

S.Baker posted on 9/3/18

Love always, Suzy Q and Darrell Anthony

 

Jody Wrana posted on 9/3/18

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for Peace and comfort.

 

Rebecca Ferguson posted on 9/2/18

Sending thoughts and prayers for Justin, Jason and the rest of the family. Rebecca Ferguson (Aka: Becky Beamer)

 

Jeffrey Elmore posted on 9/2/18

Dear Larry. Jeff wants you to know he has so many fond memories he cant just pick one, he loves ya and you were like a brother. Love Jeff Elmore

 

Debbie Gatchell Reichert posted on 9/2/18

My sympathy and love to the Baker family. See you in Heaven brother.

 

Michelle (German) Court posted on 9/2/18

My thoughts and prayers are with you all! I've know Larry since I was a kid. He was a lot of fun to be around and will be missed by many. So sorry for your loss! Michelle(German) Court.

 

Brittany Sanders posted on 9/1/18

My heart grieves for the family. Fly high, Larry. See you again one day. Prayers with you all!!

 

John & Linda Frazee posted on 9/1/18

So saddened for the loss of Larry. He was not only a great friend and a man of GOD! He Loved JESUS, his wife and all of his family. Larry will surely be missed by everyone who new him. Now Larry is home with KING JESUS. He is healed and no more pain. Will see you some day soon my friend!!!!

 

Dianne Renicker posted on 9/1/18

My deepest sympathies Deb to you & your family. Prayers sent for you all.

 

Sue Price posted on 9/1/18

You and your family have our deepest sympathy. God Bless Dave and Sue Price

 

Jessica Toole posted on 9/1/18

Larry always made me smile. The way he would talk to Matthew warmed my heart. You could see the joy come out of him when he talked with others. He was a blessing to have known. I am sad to see him go but some day we will all meet again. May the Lord bless Deb and the family.

 

Diana Goudy posted on 9/1/18

Larry was a fine man with a good hart that shared his love of the Lord with all those that he met. He will be missed. May Gods strength and peace be with Deb and all the rest of his family and close friends.

 

Patricia Mann posted on 9/1/18

I’m so sorry Deb thinking of you and your family.

 

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