Paul Richard Baker Jr., “Biff”, 70, of Martins Ferry, OH, passed away Thursday, February 7, 2019.

Paul was born in Martins Ferry on March 30, 1948, the son of the late Paul Richard and Margaret Jean (Fowler) Baker.

He was a retired rigger at the former Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel, Mingo Jct. Plant. He served in the U.S. Navy Reserves. Paul was also one of the founders of the Ohio Valley Street Survivors Car Club

In addition to his wife, Judy Ann (Apostolec) Baker, he is survived by son, Michael P. (Alicia) Baker; daughter, Heather R. Baker; brother, Charles (Becki) Baker; four sisters, Nancy (George) Balk, Janet (Calvin) Powers, Elisha Tennant , all of Martins Ferry and Sandi (Mickey) Timko, Bridgeport, OH; granddaughter, Addison Baker; two grandsons, Coop and Mason Baker, all of Martins Ferry; numerous nieces and nephews.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Keller Funeral Home, 615 Hanover Street, Martins Ferry, where friends will be received Monday from 2 to 8 p.m. Funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 11 a.m. with Rev. William O. Webster, Jr. officiating.

Interment will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove, OH.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a Charity of Choice.

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