Irving Baker

Funeral Service: Friday, October 09, 2020
Private Graveside
Shiva: Strictly Private Shiva. Thank you for respecting the family's wishes.
Donations:
Charitable contributions to honor Irving’s lifelong love of elephants, may be made to Wildlife ACT through their U.S. sister organization https://empowersafrica.org/partners/wildlife-act/.  Specify that the donation is for wildlife conservation and put in notes section that it is in Irving’s memory.

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Linda Hazen - 4 days ago

Gail, I am so sorry to hear that you have had another loss. Wishing you only happier times. xxx Linda

Marlene Nathan Levine - 6 days ago

Dear Faige, and Dorothy, I vividly remember your family when we all lived on Esplanade, and we were friends, way back in the day. Eileen was the “mother hen”, and Srulik was the youngest. My sincere condolences to you all.

Vince Di Rico - 7 days ago

To the Baker family my deepest sympathy, it was a pleasure knowing and work with Irving such a great co worker RIP good man.

Hy Werbin - 8 days ago

Dear Baker Family. My condolences to the family on hearing of this news. Irving and I went back to our teens together. We will miss him.

Simon Sadeh - 10 days ago

To Gail and the Baker Family, I have known Irving for over 30 years. I am very saddened to hear this news. I can still remember how excited he was when he drove his new motorcycle to my house to show it to me. He will be missed. Simon Sadeh

Elie Shapiro - 10 days ago

I was so saddened to read of Irving’s passing and to see his kind smiling face . It brought back so many wonderful memories of growing up as kids on Esplanade street, of his Mom calling “Strulich”. in from play, sharing so many joy filled times together and enjoying his friendship. I will cherish these times together always! May his memory be for blessing by all who had the good fortune to know him. Elie

evelyne singer - 10 days ago

it was upsetting to hear of this sad news. we got to know irving while playing pickle ball, he was playing ok and getting better all the time. we will miss his presence. my condolences to the family. may he rest in peace.

Mona and Barry Weiss - 11 days ago

Dear Baker family and Gail. Irving lived next door to us on Alexis Nihon in Bois Franc and we always stayed friends even after he moved. I spoke to him 2 days before he went into the hospital and wished him all the best. I still cannot believe he is no longer with us. Our sincere condolences... will miss our great conversations. Mona and Barry

Elliot Marcus - 11 days ago

Condolences to Gail, and the Baker family. He left this world way too early, and will be missed by many.

Thomas D. Intini - 11 days ago

To the Baker Family and Gail. I am still shocked and saddened to hear of Irving's passing. I have known Irving for over 25 years and have very fond memories of our friendship, having fun playing racquetball, enjoying our weekly brunches with our racquetball group, debating the world problems, telling each other jokes. He is kind, friendly and gentle happy soul. He will be dearly missed by me and all his friends. I hope to meet Irving again in our next life

Henrik Amirian - 11 days ago

On behalf of the members of St-Laurent Pickleball Club, I express my sympathy to the Baker family for the passing of our dear freind Irving. God bless him.

Elisa Taub Stevens - 11 days ago

Dear Mitch, Please accept my deepest condolences on the passing of your beloved father. I remember how much you loved him, and how much he meant to you.

Bernie Tevel - 11 days ago

Dear Baker family, Please accept my sincerest condolences on your beloved Irving’s passing. He looked after my account for Consoltex many years ago and was alway professional and a gentleman. May your blessed memories bring you comfort during this difficult time.

Gail Ellis - 11 days ago

I send my condolences to you and to your family during this time of sorrow. The Bible gives a real hope and promises that your loved one will soon come back to life in a peaceful paradise on the earth. (John 5:28, 29)

SYD STEIN, - 11 days ago

Dear BAKER FAMILY, It was a Pleasure to Know and Work with IRVING. Please accept my Sincere condolences. Syd Stein.

Jonathan Halpert - 11 days ago

My heartfelt condolences, Geoff. I read the paperman obituary and then looked on Facebook to see if the Geoff Baker mentioned was my friend from camp in the 80s. You wrote a beautiful tribute honoring your father. The number of people that have commented on your page is a true attestation of the goodness your father instilled and the support of your many friends at this time. May your good memories comfort you in these difficult times.

nettie & Irwin klerer - 11 days ago

Please accept our sincere condolences Nettie and Irwin Klerer

Brian Cohen - 11 days ago

To Irving’s family. My sincere condolences on this tragic and sad loss. I was shocked to read this in the newspaper this morning. May you all be well and my deepest sympathies to the family.

Carole Himal - 11 days ago

Dear Geoff,Mitchell Gail and the Baker family please accept my deepest sympathy and sincere condolences. He will be missed but like his beloved elephants we will never forget.

MARK KOTLER - 11 days ago

Dear Baker Family Please accept our heartfelt condolences . Irving and I worked together at Bruck Mills. May the memories shared bring you comfort . Sincerely Bella and Mark

Irving leiner - 11 days ago

Dear Baker Family. How sad to learn of the passing of Irving. Our friendship dates back to our pre teens while remaining friends all these years. So many cherished and happy memories of Clanranald and Mackenzie streets and always staying in touch during our formative respective careers and being together at family Simchas... Such a nice guy . He will be missed. My condolences to the Family. Ruth & Irving

Ros & David Krasney - 11 days ago

To the Baker Family & Gail With deep feelings of sadness our dear friend Irving has lost his battle. he fought long and hard with Gail constantly at his side encouraging him on. His zest for life was in everything he did, may the memories of all the good times together give you comfort at this difficult time.

Lynn and Freddie Wildman - 12 days ago

Our sincere condolences on the passing of Irving. May your family be sparred further sorrows.

Stan Feldman - 12 days ago

To the Baker Family. Sincere condolences on the loss of your beloved Irving. We go back to our many years on Chabanel . Always smiling, always friendly. My thoughts & prayers are with the entire Family. R.I.P.

Susan and Ross Sternberg - 12 days ago

To the Baker Family We were shocked and saddened to hear of Irving's passing. We have known Irving for many years and have very fond memories of him .He will be dearly missed by everyone.

Allan Levy - 12 days ago

I worked with Irving for many years. He was always so bubbly and pleasant to be around. Always proud of his children and his family. I am very sorry to the Baker family on this sudden and tragic loss.

Sandy & Steve Segal - 12 days ago

To the Baker family. We are very sad to learn of Irving's passing. We have known him since our teenage years. We will always remember Irving fondly. With our deepest condolences, Sandy & Steve Segal

Richard Kirsch - 12 days ago

Dear Baker family, I was deeply saddened by Irving's passing. It was a pleasure working with him at Manhattan. We enjoyed many conversations and he always mentioned how proud he was of his family. He Will be greatly missed. May his memory be a blessing.

louise & Abe Wagen - 12 days ago

My most sincere condolences to you and your family on the loss of your Brother Irving, My thoughts are with you.

Judy Kastner - 12 days ago

My condolences to the entire Baker family. A real mensch and loved his family. My sincere condolences to you all.

Sandra - 12 days ago

Dear Dorothy, My sincere condolences on the loss of your brother. May you have no more sorrow.

Tammy Schramm - 12 days ago

My deepest sympathy to the whole family. He was a very nice man.

Evelyn Warhaft - 12 days ago

Dear Dorothy And The Entire Family, My Deepest Sympathy On The Very Sad Loss Of Your Dear Brother Irving....Evelyn Warhaft

Marilyn Reisler - 12 days ago

Dear Baker Family My deepest condolences on the passing of Irving. We have been neighbours for the past 15 years. Irving would always call to check up on me or knock on my door to make sure all was ok. He will be greatly missed.

Jason Greener - 12 days ago

Dear Baker Family, I met Irving many years ago during one of our rides. He was passionate about motorcycles and living life to the fullest. Living in VSL we would always bump into each other, and have long chats. I saw him not long ago, so this is just shocking to me. May you all be healthy and my deepest sympathies to all

Warren Aspler - 12 days ago

Knowing Irving for many years I was shocked and saddened to hear this news. I recently spoke to him, and his health was great, and he was feeling better than ever. I am so sorry to hear this. My condolences to his sons, Gail and his three remaining siblings. Warren.

Ryan and Melissa Cohen - 12 days ago

Dear Family, What a tragedy! Still so young, and well. Irving was larger than life. We met many years ago in our field of business and we had many laughs, talks and adventures. My deepest sympathies to you all

Michael Greene - 12 days ago

I met Irving while on his motorcycle. His adventurous spirit was contagious. My condolences to the family.

Robin Kwiat - 12 days ago

Dear Gail I am so so sorry for your loss. Irving. had a true zest for life and he fought so hard. You were incredible, you were there every step of the way giving him strength and showing your love. My heart and prayers are with you and Irving’s family.