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Nathaniel “Nate” A. Baker, 33, of Sauk City, passed away Monday, Oct. 23, 2017.

He was born in Grand Prairie, Texas. Attended Sauk Prairie schools. Graduated in 2002. He was a proud member of the United States Army.

He enjoyed taking road trips on rustic roads, Auto Cross and Ice-Rally racing, gaming, reading and being in nature. He was employed at Toyota East in Madison.

He is survived by his parents Peter Baker and Katie Aupperle; brother Ben (Rikki Mack) Baker; grandparents, Bill and Rose Baker, and Jean Aupperle.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Dan Aupperle; uncle Phillip Baker; and cousin Joshua Aupperle.

A celebration of life will be held from 3-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, at VFW in Prairie Du Sac.

In lieu of flowers, donations made be made to the family for charities to be determined at a later date. Hooverson Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences may be made at