Michael “Mike” K. Baker, 67, of Fremont, OH passed away surrounded by his family on Friday, December 9, 2022 at Toledo ProMedica Hospital. He was born on February 4, 1955 in Fremont, OH to Richard and Georgia (Hunt) Baker. Mike married Janet F. Pannell on September 4, 1981 in Fremont, OH and she survives. He worked as a Night Manager at Kroger and retired in 2019 after forty-eight years of service. He also worked at Advance Auto for over twenty years. Mike was a member at the VFW and Sycamore Hills Golf Course. He played in many pool and golf leagues and enjoyed watching baseball and football.
Mike is survived by his wife of forty-one years, Janet F. Baker; children, Michael (Angie) Baker, Greenwich, OH, Angela (Eric) Hughes, Fremont, OH, Brandon Baker, Fremont, OH, Matthew Baker, Norwalk; siblings, Linda (Jeff ) Holcomb, Gibsonburg, OH, Jennifer Wagner, Gibsonburg, OH, Dan (Katie) Baker, Fremont, OH, Sandy (Joe) Warchola, of Alaska, Connie Gefeke, Fremont, OH and Mary (Larry) Brockmueller, Fremont, OH; twelve grandchildren, four great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughters, Brittany N. Baker and Kaitlin J. Baker; sister, Sue Gruber; brothers-in-law, Bill Wagner and John Gefeke.
Visitation will be held on Thursday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E. State St, Fremont, OH 43420.
Services are Friday, December 16, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Minister Sean Rizor officiating.
Burial will take place at Greenlawn Memory Gardens, Clyde, OH.
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