Family Login:

Pause One True Love by Bruce H. Zimmerman (ASCAP)
Share This Obituary

Send Flowers
 Click Here to Order Flowers, Sympathy Cards & Unique Gifts

Memories & Candles

“RoseMarie, Jenny, Heidi, Andrew and Grandchildren:My most sincere sympathy and condolences. I have known your family since the Fall of 1982 through...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Thomas Farwell - South Bend, IN

“Our thoughts and prayers are with each and everyone of you. Many good memories from years gone by. I always enjoyed your family and the engaging...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Lori Hollinger-Berndt - Auburn, IN

“I worked for Mr Baber at Creditors Protection Service for a lot of years.He was great to work for and I enjoyed working there. My prayers to the...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Penny Marshall - Churubusco, IN

“We are holding all of you up in prayer. Our hearts go out to you and we send warm hugs to you. Rosemarie, I know it will be so hard for you and ...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Bill & Connie Goodwin - 46845, IN

“Sorry for your loss. May you draw close to our loving god by reading his word and find comfort in the hope that he gives us all, of seeing our...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Rosemarie and Heidi,I was shocked to see Mr. Baber's obituary. Please know ALL of you are in our thoughts and prayers.Most lovingly and...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Conny Franken - Fort Wayne, IN

“I'm so sorry for your loss uncle Ronnie was truly an amazing man and I know will he will be greatly missed! ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Kylie Warner - Kokomo, IN

“Please know I am thinking of and praying for you Heidi and your family. I understand this is a devastating loss. Please take care of you. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Mary Anna Bradshaw - Fort Wayne, IN

“Condolences to the family. Such a hard time in life but i hope you will be uplifted by all the great memories! ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Becky Skurner - LaOtto, IN

Ronald Baber, 76, passed away Monday, June 12, 2017 at Canterbury Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Fort Wayne. Born in Kokomo, IN, Ron owned Creditors Protection Service in Ft Wayne for many years. Ron met the love of his life, his wife of 53 years, while stationed in Germany. They enjoyed traveling the world together and raising their family. They were partners and best friends. He had a keen intellect and an unfaltering curiosity about the world. He could discuss Plato, and then with as much enthusiasm play video games with his grandchildren. He enjoyed great food, great music and international soccer. His hobbies were chess, short wave radio and staying current with technology. His favorite thing was spending time with his wife and children and their families. A long time member of Mensa, he was a skillful debater on many topics. He marched to the beat of his own drum and enjoyed going against the grain. His greatest pride were his six grandchildren of which he could not be more proud or have greater love. He always saw the best in people, and never a harsh word or thought against anyone. He had a young spirit and positive outlook. The family will have a private ceremony. Those interested may make contributions to the Artificial Kidney Project at UCSF online. Surviving are his Spouse, Rosemarie Baber; daughters, Heidi (Mike) Biltz of Fort Wayne and Jenny Baber of Oregon; son, Andrew (Kami) Baber of Oregon; sister, Becky Lord of Kokomo; 6 grandchildren; and1 great-grandchild. Ronald was preceded in death by father, Lester Baber and mother, Oma Baber. To sign the online guest book, go to