Steven Joseph Baker, age 63, of Shoals, Indiana, passed away on Thursday, July 2, 2020, at his residence.
He was born in Washington, Indiana, to the late Kenneth and Jacqueline (Ellis) Baker, of Loogootee, Indiana. He married Lisa J. Sexton on October 12, 1985 and she survives.
Steve was employed with several coal mines in Indiana and Kentucky throughout his life. He was a member of the Shoals Sons of American Legion, Eagles, and V.F.W. He enjoyed spending time with his grandkids, watching Cubs baseball, Colts football, anything IU, fishing, bowling, taking cruises, and walking on the beach.
He is also survived by his sons, Daniel Baker and wife Lisa, of Shoals; Kenneth Brand Baker and wife Samantha, of Flat Rock, Illinois; daughter Candace Roush and husband Travis, of Shoals; his brothers, Michael Baker, of Shoals; Jamie Baker and wife Lana, of Bloomington; sister, Kimberly Kyger and husb-and Roger, of Loogootee; his grandchildren, Isaiah and Josie Roush and Mailey and Easton Baker; his uncles, Cecil Baker and wife Linda, Gary Baker and wife Rachel, Ronnie Baker and wife Sandy, and Junior Baker and wife Carol, all of Shoals; his brothers-in-law, Gary Sexton and wife Nancy, of Shoals; Jeffrey Sexton and wife Nina, of Loogootee; his sister-in-law Brenda Bearden, of Shoals; and mother-in-law, Minnie Ellen Baker, of Shoals; and many nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by his grandparents, George and Maxine Baker.
A visitation was held on Sunday, July 5th, from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m., at the Blake Funeral Home, in Loogootee.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Indiana Ch-apter of the ALS Association.