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  • Robert Roy Baker (Rocket)

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Robert Roy Baker (Rocket)

Robert Roy Baker (Rocket)

Robert passed away at Bendigo Health

 on June 27, 2024, aged 79 years

loved Son of Henry & Jean Baker (Both Dec)

loved brother to Ian, June, Bev (Dec) and their families

Funeral Notice

In accordance with Roberts wishes,

there will be no funeral service.

There will be a wake to celebrate the life of

Robert Bakers held at the RSL on Friday July 12, 2024

Commencing at 2.00 pm


Sad news to see old mate gone. Has been a great friend for many years . Will miss you Rocket.xx

Leeanne (crabbe)Waylen

Well Tapper had many great times together over many years sad that you have a better place to go. will miss you mate


A ‘life well lived’ and ‘a fight well fought’. Will miss our regular chats & exchanging diary entries for the DD Vault. Lifelong family friend…forever in our thoughts & memories. RIP OLMATE

Ron Hampton

Sad to hear of your passing old mate We will miss our chats My the river follow you wherever you have gone And one we will meet again Rip mate Toby and Di


Very sad to see Robert's passing. A true gentleman. Will miss you, especially our chats

Simone Duffin

So sad to hear the passing of Rocket. A part of Pental Island landscape for many years will miss seeing you around and long time family friend of The Bolitho's over the years. Deepest sympathy to Rocket’s family.

Kerryn Zanker

We are going to miss you, Rocket. No more popping in for date scones, or pumpkin soup, or just for a cuppa. Life on the river, is just, not going to be the same. 20+ yrs of friendship. You will not be forgotten. Love from your "River Rat" mates. Reg and Muriel Leersen.

Muriel Leersen

RIP Rocket, A great friend to Barry and family, there wasn't a time you weren't in our lives ... RIP old mate you definitely will be missed ...

Narelle Bright

R.I.P Rocket. Much loved family friend of Cliff and Judy Hayes and family.

Wendy Hayes

So sorry to hear of Bob's passing. Good friend of Ray and June Jackson over the years. Jill,Lynette and Heather ( Jackson).

Jill Bennett

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