Richard A. “Dick” Baker

Richard A. "Dick" Baker

A graveside service for Richard A. “Dick” Baker, age 79 of West Palm Beach, Fla., formerly of Jamestown, N.Y., and Lottsville, PA who passed away Aug. 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 Jan. 1, 1938, in Jamestown, N.Y., 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, Fla., Vicky Baker of Ball Ground, Ga., Rochelle Baker-Hughes (Brett) of West Palm Beach, Fla., and Richard W. Baker (Melissa) of Roseville, Calif.; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Thomas Baker of Linden, Ala., and Phillip Baker (Floi) of San Jose, Calif.; 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 B-101 West Palm Beach, FL 33407 (; or to Trustbridge 5300 East Avenue West Palm Beach, FL 33407 (