Stan F. Baker – 1925 – 2011; car collector and cruiser

Stan F. Baker – 1925 – 2011; car collector and cruiser

Stanley F. Baker Jr., 85, of 471 Clintonville Road, North Haven, died Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at the CT Hospice, Branford. He was the husband of the late Jean R. Baker. Born in New Haven on June 29, 1925, son of the late Stanley and Esther Baker. Father of Gary F. Baker and Gordon M. Baker, grandfather of Kevin G. Baker and Nicholas K. Baker. Brother of Mrs. Nancy Lowe, Robert L. Baker and R. Stephen Baker. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Mr Baker, during World War II, served with the Army Air Force in England, France and Germany. After the war he worked for the former SNET for 43 years, retiring in 1989 from the comptrollers office as a general accountant. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service on Friday, January 14, 2011 at 11:00 am in the Northford Cemetery with the Rev. Scott Morrow officiating. There will be no visiting hours. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Foundation, 306 Industrial Road, Suite 105 Middletown, CT 06457. The North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, North Haven has been entrusted with the arrangements. www.northhavenfuneral.com.

From The New Haven Register