Ralph O. Baker Jr.

July 20, 1948 ‒ September 09, 2020

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Ralph O. Baker Jr, age 72, of Mount Vernon, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon.  He was born on July 20, 1948 in Mount Vernon, Ohio to the late Ralph and Mary (Wolfe) Baker Sr.

Ralph graduated from Mount Vernon High School and joined the United States Army.  He was immensely proud and honored to serve his country.  He loved flee markets, making crafts out of beads and butterflies.  Ralph also loved to tinker around in his garden and enjoyed his flowers.

He is survived by his sister, Shirley Stringfellow; sister-in-law, Ruth Ann Baker; and several nieces and nephews.

Along with his parents, Ralph is preceded in death by his brother, Charles Baker; sister, Betty Colin-Hively.

A celebration of life service will take place at a later date.

To view this obituary or leave the family a memory, visit:  www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Ralph O. Baker Jr.


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