Richard Baker

A graveside service for Richard A. “Dick” Baker, age 79 of West Palm Beach, FL formerly of Jamestown, NY and Lottsville, PA who passed away August 31, 2017 will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in Lottsville Cemetery.

Friends will be received at the Lakewood Rod and Gun Club at 2 p.m. Saturday.

Richard was born January 1, 1938 in Jamestown, NY, a son of the late Thomas Sheridan and Louise (Moreland) Baker. He graduated from Youngsville High School in 1955.

Richard is survived by his four children, Lois Baker Speck (Terry) of Jupiter, FL, Vicky Baker of Ball Ground, GA, Rochelle Baker-Hughes (Brett) of West Palm Beach, FL and Richard W. Baker (Melissa) of Roseville, CA; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Thomas Baker of Linden, AL and Phillip Baker (Floi) of San Jose, CA; several nieces, nephews, cousins and many dear friends.

The family asks that donations be made in Honor of Richard’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Community Care 800 Northpointe Parkway B101 West Palm Beach, FL 33407 ( or to Trustbridge 5300 East Avenue West Palm Beach, FL 33407 (