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Thomas Claude Baker Jr.

April 13, 1928November 11, 2020

Thomas C. Baker passed away peacefully at the age of 92, after a decline in health from two strokes. He was surrounded and supported by his loving family and caregivers during the last days of his life.

Thomas was born in Wellington, TX, and had resided in California, since 1939. He married his Junior High School sweetheart Peggy on March 12, 1948. They were married for 72 years and dated 4 years prior to their marriage. He became a member of the Ironworkers Union Local 155 in 1947 and was recently recognized for his 73 years of dedication. Part of his dedication was as an Ironworker in the field for approx. 16 years, then an Ironworker Business Agent for 18 years, as well as continuing his membership until his passing.

Thomas is survived by his loving wife Peggy; 2 Daughters: Judy and Cindy (husband Assad); 4 Grandchildren: Jason (wife Autumn), Jaimee, Brandon and Aaron; 5 Great Grandchildren: Stevie, Jordan, Austin, Clare and Braeden; 1 Great Great Grandchild: Steven Gage.

He was preceded in death by his son Steve Sr.; Grandson: Stevie Jr.; parents; Thomas Sr. and Lucille Baker; 5 brothers: Clifford, Cecil, LeeRoy, Bud, Earl; 4 sisters: Bertha, Cleo, Jewel and Jessie.

Due to COVID guidelines, a private graveside service will be held. The family hopes to have a Celebration of Life in the future. Viewing will be this Friday, November 20, 2020 at 1:00 pm at Lisle's Funeral Home. Flowers can be sent to Lisle's Funeral Home in Fresno, CA.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.lislefuneralhome.com for the Baker family.

  • FAMILY

  • Peggy Baker, Wife
  • Judith Hicks, Daughter
  • Cindy Moayed, Daughter
  • Mr. Baker Jr., leaves behind four grandchildren, five great grandchildren and one great great grandchild to cherish his memory.

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Steve Albracht

November 19, 2020

Tom was a good man, a great father, a good neighbor and a appreciated friend. Rest In Peace Tom and may your family keep you near.

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