David A Baker

David Allen Baker, 62, of Covington KY , passed away on January 17, 2018 from a heart attack in his home.


David was born on November 8, 1955 .  He attended Holmes High School in Covington , KY and went on to own his own painting company.  A lifelong learner, his true passions included music, science, and fishing.  David was both a skilled craftsman and a spirited musician.  He was known to pour his heart and soul into his creative work.  David was a loving son, brother, and uncle; he was a patient and loyal man who cared deeply for his family


David is survived by his four siblings, their spouses, and their children, Dorie (Baker) Laymon, Dennis Laymon (brother-in-law), nephews Zachary and Joshua of Florida; Deborah (Baker) Kennedy, nephew Michael, nieces Heather and Nicole of Northern KY; Diane (Baker) Riffle, Lynn Riffle (brother-in-law), nephew Alex, nieces Lyndsay, Mallory, and Mackenzie of Alabama; Denise (Baker) Dow, niece Lena; and the rest of his family and many friends.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Frank Baker and Helen Baker.


The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on January 27, 2018 at Don Catchen and Son Funeral Home, 313 W. 19 th St. , Covington , KY 41014 .  Visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 AM .  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to the Saint Jude Hospital for Children, in honor of his name.