MedFlight LODD: Shawn Baker, October 19, 2010

Our thoughts are with our MedFlight family and the family and friends of Shawn Baker who died in the Line-of-Duty at MedFlight Base 3 in Wellston OH on October 19, 2010.


It is with deep sadness, that MedFlight confirms the loss of our friend and colleague, Shawn Baker. Shawn died the evening of Tuesday October 19, 2010 while on duty at the MedFlight 3 Wellston base.

Shawn has been a long term, dedicated, MedFlight partner serving in the Mobile Intensive Care Unit (MICU) division as well as the Rotor wing division since 1998. He will be greatly missed not only for his sense of humor and fun loving demeanor but also his dedication to the people he worked with and the patients he cared for. Shawn worked tirelessly in Southern Ohio educating others on patient care and giving back to the community.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends and the numerous professionals that he impacted. MedFlight will provide ongoing updates regarding Shawn’s funeral arrangements on the MedFlight website ( and Facebook page.

Update: Viewing and Funeral Arrangements

Viewing Sun 10/24 5p-9p Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home 590 E. Main Pomeroy, OH 45769. Burial Mon 10/25 1100 Mound Hill Cemetery Gallipolis, OH. Departments Wishing To Participate Please Contact Don Stivers, Middleport FD 740.416.3212.