January 29, 1935 - November 24, 2018
Obituaries » Jack Baker
Pastor Jack Baker, 83, passed away on Nov. 24, 2018. Jack was born in Neosho, MO, on Jan. 29, 1935, son to the late John Wood and Lillian (Jennings) Baker. He grew up in Gorham and Lancaster, NH. He went on to receive his Bachelor’s degree in Education from Atlantic Union College in South Lancaster, MA. On Nov. 29, 1958, Jack married the former Betty Ann Lumenello. Jack’s teaching career ran from 1958-76, in public and private schools before turning to his calling of preaching the gospel of Jesus. Jack’s life in ministry brought him to VT. He served throughout northern New England in each state but returned to VT for his final years in service. Jack enjoyed reading and was musically talented. His true loves were sharing his love for the Lord, his family and making music. He is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Betty, of Cabot; a daughter, Jacqueline Baker, also of Cabot; two sons John Baker and wife LeAnne, of Jackson, TN, James Baker and wife Holly, of Tampa, FL; a brother, Gerry Baker, of Shelburne, NH; a sister, Jean Rines, of Ontario, Oregon; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.