Jerome (Jerry) Baker, age 76, born December 8. 1935 passed away June 22, 2012. Peacefully in the presence of family members. Preceeded in death by his parents Eugene and Isabel Baker, and sister Arlene. Survived by his wife Betty, sons Al, Paul, Bruce (Mary) and Scott. Nine Grandchildren, one step grand daughter, five great grandchildren, sister Lois and several nieces and nephews. After a long career in the grain business, Jerry spent his retirement enjoying the country life with his horse and family social times. Jerry also served his Lord by directing music for young peoples groups, singing in choirs, and later was a 20 year member of the Male Chorus "The Watchmen". A Memorial service will be held Wenesday, June 27th @ 11am at Berean Baptist church, 309 E Co. Rd 42 Burnsville, MN 55337 (952 432 7168) with a gathering of family and friends 1 hr. prior to service.