G. Melvin Baker, 97, of Shippensburg, passed away the afternoon of Saturday, June 12, 2021, at the WellSpan Chambersburg Hospital.
He was born on Saturday, April 19, 1924, in Chambersburg, a son of the late Roy and Pearl (Barnes) Baker.
Melvin was a member of the Mount Pleasant United Brethren Church, having served as a board member for many years.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret M. Baker; one son, Jerry M. Baker; and one granddaughter, Stephanie L. Baker.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Glenn Baker, Robert L. Baker and Rev. Paul B. Baker; and one sister, Winona Strike.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, June 18, 2021, at the Mount Pleasant United Brethren Church, with The Rev. Garry L. Culler officiating.
Burial will follow in the Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
A viewing will be held the evening before, on Thursday, June 17, 2021, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home & Crematorium Inc.
Online condolences may be expressed at: www.fogelsanger-brickerfuneralhome.com.