In Memory of

Jacob “Jake” Dylan Baker

January 24, 2001 - April 30, 2024


Jake was born on January 24, 2001, in Independence, Mo. He graduated from Blue Springs South high school in 2019. After high school, he attended Longview Community College. He was employed in the field of construction.

Jake was an energetic young man who enjoyed his work and the opportunity to learn. He learned his love for fast cars from his father.

His passing has left a hole in the hearts of his family.

Jake was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather Ernest M. Baker Jr. and his cousin Brandon J. Johnson.

Jake is survived by his father Earnest M. Baker III (“Trip”), his mother Elizabeth Schmaltz (Tim), his brother Tyler Baker, his brother Wyatt Schmaltz, his paternal grandmother Sue C. Baker, maternal grandparents Louise and Anthony Sykes and aunts, uncles, and cousins.


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Liz my prayers are with you!! I’m so sorry for your loss I can’t imagine the hurt 🙏🙏🙏🙏 god bless you RIP peace Jake.

Trip, Tyler & Liz. So sorry for your loss. May all the great memories help comfort you all during this difficult time. Prayers for comfort and healing.

Trip, I just want to share my condolences with you concerning this sad news.
Paul Lind

Liz my condolences to you and your family. You are in my prayers. I love you my friend❤️❤️

Liz and Tim we are so sorry for your loss…. we send you our condolences…My our heavenly father wrap his arms around both of you ❤️


Thursday, May 9, 2024
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Langsford Funeral Home
115 SW 3rd St
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063


Thursday, May 9, 2024
11:00 AM
Langsford Funeral Home
115 SW 3rd St
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063