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John Joseph Baker

d. August 28, 2015

John Joseph Baker 23, of Lake Worth Florida and Forkston, PA died Friday August 28th in Delray Beach Florida. He was born on December 29, 1991 in Tunkhannock, PA son of John G. Baker of Forkston and Liz Madill DeWolfe, of Forkston. He was a 2010 graduate of the Tunkhannock Area High School. Growing up like any kid JJ loved racing his bike, riding his quad, going four wheeling in his truck, skateboarding, gym work outs, snowboarding, love for animals especially his dog “Diesel”. He had a warm smile that would light up any room he walked into. He was loved by all and will be deeply missed. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather Joseph B. Madill. He is survived by his paternal grandparents John W. and Patricia Baker, of Forkston, his maternal grandmother Geraldine Madill, of Tunkhannock, his step father Lennard DeWolfe and his father’s companion Lisa Ford. In lieu of flowers family requests donations made to either the Blue Chip Animal Shelter 974 Lockville Rd, Dallas, Pa 18612 or True Friends Animal Welfare Center, 16332 PA 706 Montrose, PA 18801. As per the family’s request the funeral services will be private. Arrangements by Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, Inc. 73 West Tioga St. Tunkhannock, PA 18657. For on line condolences please visit
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Service Schedule

Past Services

Interment at: Forkston Cemetery

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Forkston Cemetery

, Mehoopany, PA 18629

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Funeral Service

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Inc.

73 W Tioga St, Tunkhannock, PA 18657

Service Time: 12:00 PM

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