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628 Main Street
Bennington, VT 05201
Phone: 802-442-2516
Fax: 802-442-4952
William Baker

William J. Baker

Thursday, September 9th, 1965 - Tuesday, August 27th, 2019
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William J. “Bill” Baker, 53, a resident of Orebed Road, North Bennington, died suddenly on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at his residence.

Born in Bennington on September 9, 1965, he was the son of William E. Baker and the late Faye (Myers) Baker. Bill received his education in the Bennington schools and was a 1984 graduate of Mt. Anthony Union High School.

Bill married the former Diane Shepard in Shaftsbury in August, 24, 1996.

He was employed for many years by Iron Horse Roofing in Londonderry.

An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting and motocross races. Bill’s favorite pastime was spending time with his grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Diane Baker of North Bennington; three daughters, Amy Shepard and Darcy Stratton of Bennington and Lindsay Brillon of North Adams, MA and a very special nephew that is like a son, Adam Shepard of Bennington; his father, William E. Baker of Shaftsbury; seven grandchildren, Dakota, Shea, Tyler, Ayden, Oliver, Giovanni and Luis Jr.; three great-grandchildren, Blayne, Harrison and Haevyn; a sister and brother-in-law, Sandra and William Parks of Shaftsbury; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Chris and Patricia Baker and David and Kelly Baker, of Bennington and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may call at the Mahar & Son Funeral Home on Friday, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. when the family will be in attendance.

Burial will take place in the family lot at Center Shaftsbury Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions in William J. Baker’s memory may be made to the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center through the office of the Mahar & Son Funeral Home, 628 Main Street, Bennington, VT 05201.

Guestbook condolences may be made at www.maharandsonfuneralhome.net
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  • Visitation

    Friday, August 30th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Friday, August 30th, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    E. P. Mahar and Son Funeral Home
    Address
    628 Main Street
    Bennington, Vermont 05201
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  • Visitation

    Friday, August 30th, 2019 |
    When
    Friday, August 30th, 2019
    Location
    E. P. Mahar and Son Funeral Home
    Address
    628 Main Street
    Bennington, Vermont 05201
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  • Interment

    Location
    Center Shaftsbury Cemetery
    Address
    Route 7A
    Shaftsbury, Vermont 05262
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Billbette@yahoo.com

Posted at 05:41pm
Dear Diane and family,
I remember Billy as a child and young man. We moved away and hadn’t seen him for years and the resemblance to his dad is a joy to see. I know he had to be special to all who knew him and the memories they hold will be in their hearts forever.
You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Warmest thoughts,
Aunt Bette K
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Love, Heather Parks, Evan, Jessica & Mikey

Posted at 08:19am
Our deepest condolences on your loss. Sending loving prayers your way.
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Posted at 05:54am
Dianne and Family, With heartfelt condolences. If you need anything do not hesitate to reach out.
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Posted at 10:07am
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Posted at 07:05am
One of the few photos of Lindsay and her dad...
 

Amy Shepard Posted at 11:41pm

Thank you for sharing, Bill has this picture saved in his phone.
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