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John “Jack” W. Baker

John “Jack” W. Baker

Senior Partner, Emeritus


January 29, 1930 - May 15, 2023

Born in Seattle, Washington, Jack and his family moved to Philadelphia, where in eighth grade he met Isabel Graham-his sweetheart from then until his death. They married in 1952, celebrating 81 years together and 70 years of marriage.

Jack graduated from Villanova University with an accounting degree, he and Isabel married, and
he joined the Marines, serving as a Captain during the Korean War. After serving, he joined
National Life, in insurance and financial planning until he retired at age 88.

Toward the end of his legendary career, Jack chose Peter MacKenzie to be his successor. Peter
began working with Jack’s clients in 2018.

On May 15, 2023, John "Jack" Wilton Baker passed away peacefully, at age 93