William "John" Robert Baker
William "John" Robert Baker, 46, of New Minas, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, October 13, 2020. John will be greatly missed by his children, Brandon Baker of Kentville, Courtney Baker (Nicholas Pretty) of Coldbrook, Amberlee Baker, at home, and Riley William Baker of Waterville; siblings, Paul (Angela) Dechamp of Windsor, Marianne Perry of Dartmouth, Scott Cheverie of Dartmouth and Lonita Judge of St. John’s, Nfld.; as well as many extended family and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Bill and Georgina Baker. John was a jack of all trades. He plowed snow, operated heavy machinery, owned and operated a carpentry business, Evolve Construction, worked as a sub-contractor and as a carpenter. He loved being in or around any body of water. He had many talents and could fix just about anything. There will be no visitation. A private funeral service will be held in White Family Funeral Home, Kentville. A video webcast of the service will be available at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 20, 2020. Donations in memory may be made to the Canadian Mental Health Association (NS). Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.