William Tyler Baker, age 76, of Brainerd passed away at St. Joseph’s – Essentia Medical Center on Sunday, December 16, 2018. Bill was born in Minneapolis to Thomas & Alice (Masters) Baker on October 9, 1942. He married the love of his life, Jaci Frasl on January 9, 1965. Bill worked at Potlatch for 37 ½ years. Bill loved camping, fishing, old cars, the casino and his dogs, Lucky & Moose.
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Left to cherish his memory are his wife of almost 54 years, Jaci; children: Melissa Baker, Christine (Andrew) Bradley of Brainerd, and Nathan Baker of Brainerd; grandchildren: Desirae, Danielle, Taylor, Shatona, Kelsie, Lexie, Britany, and Haylie; great-grandchildren: Ryder, Rylee, Hazel, Cooper and Layla.
Bill is preceded in death by his parents; brothers: Maurice and Marvin.
Funeral service for Bill will be held on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 11AM at Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home-BRAINERD CHAPEL. Visitation will be held on Friday, December 21, 2018 from 4-7PM, and one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd.
Caring for Bill and the Baker Family:
Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home
BRAINERD CHAPEL 218-829-3581