William "Billy" L. Baker
August 31, 2023
William “Billy” L. Baker, 84 passed away August 5, 2023 at his home in Sun City, Arizona. He was a resident of Sun City, Arizona and former resident of Spokane, Washington, and Rock Springs, Wyoming.
He was born January 15, 1939 in Rock Springs, Wyoming; the son of Carthel Baker and Elizabeth Allen.
Mr. Baker attended schools in Rock Springs and was a 1957 graduate of Rock Springs High School. He earned his Bachelor in Pharmacology from the University of Wyoming in 1964. He also earned a Bachelor Degree in Law in 1987 and passed Washington State Bar in 1988.
He owned and operated Baker Law office for 30 plus years in Spokane, WA and retired in 2021.
Mr. Baker was a member of the Moose Lodge, Peoria, AZ and Fraternal Order of Eagles.
Survivors include his two sons, Michael A. Baker and wife Christie of Glendale, Arizona; William R. Baker of Beaumont, Texas; two brothers, John Baker of Lakeview, Colorado; Edward Baker of Madell, Oklahoma; five grandchildren Michael R Baker and wife Kate; Brandy Lundberg and husband Jake; Scott M. Baker; Matthew R. Baker; Jeffrey Baker; one great-granddaughter, Piper Baker; several cousins; nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents and one daughter, Valerie J. Baker.
Cremation will take place; a Graveside Service and Inurnment will be conducted at 9:00 A.M. Saturday, September 23, 2023 in the Rock Springs Municipal Cemetery.
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