Alfred Leonard Baker
Branch 108 – Royal Canadian Legion
Alfred Leonard passed away peacefully on Aug. 14, 2006 at the Woodland Villa. He was 86.
He was the beloved husband of the late Vivian Lake. He was the loving father of Terry Baker, Helen Baldwin, and Doreen Diaram, and father-in-law of Elaine Baker. He was the cherished grandpa of Amy-Lynn, Laura, Susie, Christopher, Samantha, Jonathan, Deslyn, and Roslyn, and seven great-grandchildren. He was the dear brother of Jane, Ruby, William, Kenneth, and Lois. He was predeceased by his brothers Charles and Harold and sisters Grace and Ida.
He was a veteran of World War II and a life-member of Branch 108 of the Royal Canadian Legion. When he left the army, he married Vivian Lake and bought a farm in Inkerman where they raised three children. They sold their farm in 1974 and moved to Winchester where he was deeply involved in the community.
Friends paid their respects at the Winchester Funeral Home, on Aug. 15. The funeral service was held Aug. 16 in the chapel of the funeral home at 10:30 am followed by interment at Knights Cemetery.
In memoriam donations to the Woodland Villa in Long Sault would be appreciated.
Condolences may be given at http://win-che-fh.livejournal.com.