Gates: Joe passed away on December 11, 2018. He was predeceased by parents Joseph & Katherine Baker; sister Barbara Reeder. He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years Mickey; mother-in-law Edith Jerzak; children Lisa (Nick) DiFalco, Michael (Wendy) Baker, Krissy (John) Brennan, Joe (Gary) Baker; grandchildren Thomas, Ryan (Kelly), Kimberley, Justin, McKenzie, Mikaela, Clare, Catie; great-grandson Grayson; sister Patricia (Bob) Cellura; brother Ronald (Carol) Baker; nieces; nephews; cousins & many friends. Joe was a member of Gates-Chili Fire Dept. Co. 3.
Family & friends may call on Monday, December 17, 2018 from 4-7 pm at the James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Road where a prayer will follow visitation. Burial private. The courtesy of no flowers would be appreciated. Kindly consider donating to the GoFundMe account “Hope for Mike.” This account supports Mike Sirianni, close personal friend recovering from a heart transplant.