Harley F. Baker

Macken Funeral Home Memorial Photo
Date of Birth:
Saturday, June 8, 1940
Date of Death:
Saturday, September 11, 2021
Age:
81 years old

Visitation

Date: Tuesday September 21, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Location: Co-Cathedral of St. John The Evangelist [ view map ]

Memorial Mass

Date: Tuesday September 21, 2021
Time: 10:00 am

Location: Co-Cathedral of St. John The Evangelist [ view map ]

Burial

Location: Calvary Cemetery [ view map ]

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Macken Funeral Home Memorial Photo
Date of Birth:
Saturday, June 8, 1940
Date of Death:
Saturday, September 11, 2021
Age:
81 years old
Macken Funeral Home Memorial Photo
Date of Birth:
Saturday, June 8, 1940
Date of Death:
Saturday, September 11, 2021
Age:
81 years old

Harley F. Baker

Harley F. Baker died peacefully in his sleep Saturday, September 11, 2021 at Cottagewood Senior Community in Rochester.

Harley was born on June 8, 1940, in Maryville, MO to Frank V. and Leona A. Baker. His family moved to Moorhead, MN where he graduated from Moorhead High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Moorhead State College and a master’s degree from Mankato State University. On July 23, 1960, Harley married his high school sweetheart, Barbara J. Gade. The couple lived in Moorhead, Badger, Adams, Alexandria and Preston, MN before settling in Rochester in 1978.

Harley is survived by his daughter, Sue (Pete) Bromelkamp; son, Mike (Deb) Baker; grandchildren, Jessi (Dan) Flaaen, Nikki (AJ) Yusten, Shawn Bromelkamp, Kyle (Sarah) Baker, Alyssa Baker, Tim (Ashley) Baker, and Justin (Bridget) Sanborn; nine great-grandchildren; and sister, Nina (Doug) Harr.  He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Barb Baker; brother, Stephen Baker; sister, Carolyn Baker; and son, Alan Baker.

A Funeral Maswill be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at the Co-Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist in Rochester, MN. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Rochester.

Memorials are preferred to Habitat for Humanity, Mayo Clinic’s Alzheimer’s Research Center, or Season’s Hospice.

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The family of Harley F. Baker has received the following condolences.

I recall Harley, my high school classmate, with pleasant memories and great respect.  May you be comforted in your loss.  Louella Edwards Hirsch 

Dear Baker family,,,,,


   Harley was a gentleman we also miss from his days involved with smsc league.


 Condolences, Craig Nord

Sue, Pete and family


So sorry to hear of the passing of your father.  It’s always hard at first, but God guides you all the way until you meet up again.  Treasure the memories.  


Shirley (Lammers) and Scott McCallum