John “Jack” G. Baird, Jr., 68

John “Jack” G. Baird, Jr., 68, of Pottstown, passed away Friday January 26, 2024 at the Pottstown Hospital.

Born in Pottstown, he was the son of Mary Elizabeth (Yocum) Baird the late John G. Baird, Sr.

Jack enjoyed golfing and taking trips to the casino. He also enjoyed going to Colonial Williamsburg and Florida. Jack was a sociable guy who always had a story to share. He was a “Jack of all trades” and was always involved in something.

Surviving along with his mother are his children John G. Baird III, Catherine Baird, and Jessie Baird; grandchildren Sophia and Jaxon Baird; sister Patricia Bieleski; step-children Sean, Theresa, and Rosemary Williams; step-grandchildren Colin, Harrison, Kendal, Damien, and Camron.

Funeral services will be held Saturday February 3, 2024 at 11:00 AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, LLC., 711 N. Franklin St., Pottstown, PA 19464. Burial will follow at Berks County Memorial Gardens, Fleetwood. Visitation will be held Saturday from 9:00-10:45 AM at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the charity of your choice.

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Dear Jackie, Catherine and Jessie,
Please accept my deepest sympathies on the loss of your Dad. We will never forget and will always appreciate how kind and helpful you all were to our Mom. Take care

~ Cindy Homiak Gawrys Bethlehem, GA
2/4/2024 12:56:52 PM

Mary and family, I am so sorry to hear of Jackie’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.God Bless. RIP my friend.

~ David Strock
2/4/2024 10:09:24 AM

I'm so sorry to hear of Jack's passing! Many many years ago we all played on the beaches of Stone Harbor together. Prayers for your family during this difficult time

~ Kim Umstead Readfield, ME
2/4/2024 9:22:32 AM

So terribly sorry To hear of Jack's passing, please accept my sincere condolences. Praying for his family. RIP Jack

~ Cheryl Summerfelt Gilbertsville, PA
2/4/2024 8:16:57 AM

RIP Jack ??

~ Linda Genovese Tewksbury, MA
2/4/2024 6:27:56 AM

RIP Jack

~ Jim Polli
1/31/2024 8:39:46 PM

My condolences to the Family

~ Jason Mirabile Pottstown, PA
1/31/2024 11:44:02 AM

I am truly sorry for your loss. sending all the love and positive vibes to everyone in the family and continue to keep my friend john and his wonderful family in my thoughts and prayers. i can’t imagine how hard this is on all of you please stay strong and keep your love and faith just as strong. love ya john xoxo

~ Paige Wetz Newtown Square, PA
1/29/2024 11:55:26 AM

RIP my friend!!!

~ Rick Rosen
1/29/2024 10:59:53 AM