Richard A. "Richie" Baker, age 36 of Hamilton, passed away at his home on Friday, July 4, 2014. He was born in Hamilton on February 7, 1978 the son of Larry and Mary Jane (Wright) Baker. Richie was a 1996 graduate of Hamilton High School. He had worked as a plumber for many years. Richie was a talented and poetic musician. Music meant everything to him. He had a contagious laugh and a smile that would light up any room. Richie is survived by his father, Larry Baker; brothers, Terry Lee Wright and Michael Edward Baker; uncle, Robert Wright; companion and friend, Amie Napier; and a host of beloved friends who were like family. A Memorial Gathering will be held at Webb Noonan Kidd Funeral Home, 240 Ross Ave., on Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 2:00 PM until the time of the Memorial Service at 3:00 PM with Rev. Jacob Flannery officiating. Cremation has taken place.