Virginia Beach-Terrence Patrick Baker, 65, passed away on Nov. 6, 2013. Born in Waterbury, CT to Anita Begnal Baker and George Thomas Baker Jr. He was preceded in death by brothers George T. Baker III, Donald J. Baker and sisters Regina Baker, Sharon Baker. He leaves his wife of 42 years, Lynn Taylor Baker, daughter Kara Jean Spiers, son Timothy Patrick Baker, grandchildren Rhea Lynn Spiers, Ryder Graham Spiers, sisters Joan Baker Potts, Denise Mezzanotte, Anita Claire Gleason, numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
Terry was a loving, caring person who surrounded himself with family and friends; there was never anyone he wouldn’t help. His loves and passions were family, dogs, hunting, fishing, Irish music and the outdoors. He considered everyone in his life to be part of his family.
A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held on Friday, Nov. 15, 2013 at 11:00 at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Maestas Chapel, 1801 Baltic Ave., VA Beach, VA 23451. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hilltop YMCA 1536 Laskin Road, VA Beach, VA 23451. Cremation Society of Virginia is handling the arrangements.