site image

Serving Lynn & Surrounding Communities Since 1919

obituary header
Welcome to the memorial page for

Ronald F. Baker

May 10, 1966 ~ February 18, 2017 (age 50)

Share using:         


February 23, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Parker Funeral Home
35 Franklin Street
Lynn, MA 01902

Funeral Service
February 24, 2017

10:00 AM
Parker Funeral Home
35 Franklin Street
Lynn, MA 01902

Ronald F. Baker, age 50 years, of Lynn, died unexpectedly Saturday at Union Hospital, after being stricken at home. He was the husband of Colleen L. (Kane) Baker, with whom he shared 18 years of marriage.

Born in Malden he is the son of James F. Baker of Webster and the late Theresa (Wisdom) Baker. He attended schools in Burlington, and graduated from Shawsheen Technical High School in Billerica, Class of 1984. Ron was employed as an Assistant Vice President, Business Consultant at the Bank of America in Boston. He was a member of Wakefield Lynnfield United Methodist Church in Wakefield. Ron enjoyed fresh water fishing, running, watching his children play sports and spending time with his family.

In addition to his wife he is survived by two sons Kevin and Jonathan Baker, a daughter Maegan Baker all of Lynn, a brother James and his wife Cheryl Baker of Billerica, a sister Laurene and her wife Sally Baker-Quick of Methuen, his father and mother-in-law James and Kathy Kane of Lynn, a brother-in-law James Kane, Jr. of Salem, and many nieces and nephews.

Service Details: Funeral services will be held at Parker Funeral Home 35 Franklin St. Lynn on Friday, February 24 at 10:00 AM to which relatives and friends are invited to attend. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery. Visiting hours are on Thursday, February 23, from 4:00 – 8:00 PM. Please make memorial donations in Ron’s memory to The Baker Children’s Educational Fund ℅ Colleen Baker, 15 Addison Ave, Lynn, MA 01902.

A guest book is available at

Charitable donations may be made to:

Baker Children's Educational Fund C/O Colleen Baker
15 Addison Avenue, Lynn MA 01902

© 2018 Parker Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS