Michael D. Baker Jr., 82, Summerhill Township, died Wednesday. He was born in Benscreek, son of Michael D. Sr. and Mary (Politsky) Baker. Surviving are his wife, Veronica (Katchur); four sons: David of Sidman, Mark of Dunlo, Daniel of Summerhill Township and Michael A. of Elton; and six grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two brothers: Sylvester and Leonard. Friends will be received from 2 to 8 p.m. today at Serenko-Claar Funeral Home, Portage. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, Portage, Father Joseph Janiszeski, T.O.R., officiating.