Frederick Omer Baker

May 17, 2016

Frederick Omer Baker 77, of Frankfort, IN, died at 8:20 a.m. May 17, 2016 at his home.  Born June 16, 1938 in Kokomo, IN to the late William Ted & Velva B. (Cardwell) Baker.  He married Glenda Leach on May 26, 1962 in Colfax and she survives.  Mr. Baker attended Frankfort School. He worked at Chrysler in Kokomo for 30 years, retiring in April 1987.  He also worked part time at Stillwell Monuments. Mr. Baker attended Victory Chapel.  He enjoyed antique cars.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday, May 20, 2016 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery at a later date.

Survived by:

Wife: Glenda Baker of Frankfort, Son: Frederick Paul Baker (Companion Norma Rowell) of rural Frankfort, 2 Daughters: Pamela (Ron) Wolfe of rural Frankfort, Melinda (James) Emswiller of Frankfort, 1 Brother: Richard Baker of West Lafayette, Brother-in-law: Toby (Marilyn) Leach of Frankfort, who was raised in the Baker home and 1 Granddaughter, Allison “Ali” Emswiller.

Preceded by:

2 brothers, Robert Baker Sr. and Harold Baker.


Leave your Condolences

16 Condolences for “Frederick Omer Baker”

  1. Eric and Kay Mann May 17, 2016 at 4:27 pm

    Please accept our sincerest condolences. Your family are in our prayers.

  2. Wayne & Susie Brock May 17, 2016 at 5:06 pm

    So very sorry for your loss. He will be deeply missed. Wayne & Susie Brock

  3. Don and Debbie Baker May 17, 2016 at 5:11 pm

    Baker Family, we are saddened to hear of Fred’s passing. He will be missed by all that knew him. We will think of his kindness and sense of humor often. His love for his family was always evident. Prayers for comfort and strength during the difficult times ahead. Love, Donnie and Debbie

  4. Lori Snyder May 17, 2016 at 5:40 pm

    So sorry for your loss. Will be praying for you and the family.

  5. Ann Hackerd May 17, 2016 at 5:45 pm

    So sorry for your loss , Freddie and Norma May God Bless and comfort you at this time in your life.

  6. Meme smith May 17, 2016 at 6:00 pm

    So sorry Fred for your loss ..thinking of you

  7. Roslyn Heaton clendenning May 17, 2016 at 6:33 pm

    I’m so very sorry for Glenda & the family. My papaw adored you all so much! I know Fred was such a very kind man My love & prayers for the family

  8. Jerry Langkop May 17, 2016 at 7:00 pm

    So sorry to hear of Fred’s passing. He was such a good man and good friend. He will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

  9. Deb Sears Walker May 17, 2016 at 7:47 pm

    Mindy, Jim and Ali, I’m terribly sorry to learn of your dad/grandpa’s passing. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time. If you need anything please let me know.

  10. John&Darla Large May 17, 2016 at 8:31 pm

    John & I are so sorry for your loss, Fred was a good man. Prayers&Hugs.. Love&God Bless You All!!!

  11. Gregg R. Williamson May 18, 2016 at 8:59 am

    Dena and I pray for you and your family during this difficult time.

  12. Brian and Sheryl Bennett May 19, 2016 at 7:58 am

    So very sorry for your loss. Keeping the family in our thoughts and prayers.

  13. David Scott May 19, 2016 at 6:54 pm

    So sorry to hear of your families loss. Fred has always been a close friend of the family for as long as I can remember. He was a great man and will be greatly missed. The family is in our thoughts and prayers.
    David and Sonya Scott

  14. Sherman Anderson May 20, 2016 at 9:40 pm

    Love to my family, and Aunt Glenda from Sherman Anderson and Sons. God Bless always

  15. Rebecca Surber May 21, 2016 at 10:11 pm

    So sorry to hear this,Glenda..I did not know him well,but O know Mom liked him..God bless you…

  16. Jody May 25, 2016 at 3:15 pm

    I never really knew you, dad. But I thought about you a lot.

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