Fort Wayne, Indiana
Chester Baker, Jr.
Chester Baker, Jr., 79, of Fort Wayne, Indiana passed away on May 20, 2021 at his home. He was born on April 4, 1942 in Pineville, Kentucky, a son of the late Chester and Birtha (Saylor) Baker. He worked as a boiler mechanic for the Fort Wayne State Developmental Center for 27 years before retiring. He was a former member of the Third Street Pentecostal Church. In his free time, he enjoyed being outdoors camping, fishing, working with flowers and in his garden, and tinkering with anything that had an engine. Surviving family include his wife, Kathy; daughters, Barbara (Gale) Stelzer, Kathy Smith, and Patty Baker; sons, David (Lisa) and Mark Kyler, John Baker, and James Grimes; numerous...