- On August 29, 2018
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Scott Baker, age 60 of Pittsburgh, PA passed away on Monday, August 27, 2018. Born on July 18, 1958, he was the son of Virginia and Dr. Clyde Baker formerly of McMurray, PA. Beloved husband to Starlet Shoup Baker. Dear brother to Cindy (Vince) Baker Lamberti, Lee (Tom) Baker Hokaj and Jane (Brian) Baker Andruscik. He was blessed with many nieces and nephews. Scott was preceded in death by his siblings, Lynn (Gary) Baker Fritz and Clarke Baker.
Scott was an active member at many churches, settling at Grace-on-the-Mount Anglican at Mount Washington, PA. He loved singing, song writing, playing the guitar and harmonica, and was one of the original members of the Peters Township High School Marching Band where he helped compose drum cadences still used today at PTHS. Scott wrote worship music that is sung by different churches all over North America. He was a teacher who was committed to classical education and implemented rhetoric programs at 4 different classical schools. Scott and Starlet enjoyed being outdoors together, the mountains and hiking. He was an avid cyclist. Scott was a lifetime Pittsburgh Pirates and Steelers fan. He will be missed not only by his family, but also by his friends that he so dearly cherished.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at 10 AM at Grace-on-the-Mount Anglican, 319 West Sycamore Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15211, (412) 381-6020. Arrangements are entrusted to Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Grace-on-the-Mount Anglican Church, 319 West Sycamore Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15211.
Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at www.cremationfuneralcare.com.