HE IS JUST AWAY
With a cheery smile and a wave of the hand. He has wandered into an unknown land.
Words cannot express all our feelings at this time.
The Water Skiing Fraternity throughout Australia and indeed the World were the lucky ones to have known you Big Rob, Hendo, Scoop, our gentle giant. For many years Robbie nurtured and looked after water skiers from the Junior level through to World Championship competition. Ski Racing will miss this quiet Gentle Giant who will always have a place in our hearts.
To Jan, your ever loving Mum, Our kind thoughts and prayers, Heartfelt Deepest Sympathies go to you in your sorrow
President, Directors and members Victorian Water Ski Association
It is with sadness and deep regret the President and Directors of the Victorian Water Ski Association advise of the passing of Ron Baker For many years Ron served as a Director of the Victorian Water Ski Association Ron Baker worked tirelessly for the promotion of water skiing over many years. His involvement was in many divisions of water skiing. . Excelled in his ability as a public address operator and his chosen role to impart water skiing knowledge to the viewing public , being the microphone at events . Moomba Masters-Australian National Titles- State Titles many Presentation Nights and Ski Racing events . He was involved and delighted with the inception of the Water Ski Complex Lake Cooper and spent many happy camping days and hours at Lake Cooper. An outstanding man and competitor in Ski Racing –
Our thoughts go to Maureen and the family on the passing of Ron at age 84 on Tuesday. The funeral will be held on Wednesday 25th September at Joseph Allison, 941 Mount Alexander Road Essendon at 2.30pm.