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Helen Mary Baker Alexander
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Birth: Jun. 2, 1878
Manhattan
Will County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 1972
Joliet
Will County
Illinois, USA

obituary, 22 Sept. 1972
ALEXANDER, HELEN M. nee Baker
Age 94. Formerly of Route 53 and Romeo Road, Lockport. Died September 21, 1972 at the Broadway Nursing Home. Born June 2, 1878 in Manhattan, IL. She has been a lifelong resident of Will County. Preceded in death by her parents, John C. and Mary Hopkins Baker; her husband, Healy H. Alexander (1950); a daughter, Elizabeth Troxel; 2 brothers, Robert and Cuyler Baker. Survived by 4 daughters, Mrs. Irving (Mary) Nelson of Boulder, CO; Mrs. James (Margaret) Eaton of Hatboro, PA; Mrs. Kenneth (Caroline) Emery of Falmouth, MA; Mrs. Gilbert (Ruth) Durrer of Joliet; 3 sons, James of Plainfield; John of Delta, CO; and Hayes of Montrose, CO; 20 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren. Remains are at the Rockdale Funeral Home where services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. with Father Stanley Corklin officiating. Interment Alexander Cemetery, Romeoville. Visitation 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Cuyler Baker (1842 - 1919)
  Elizabeth Crafts Hopson Baker (1845 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Healy Haywood Alexander (1874 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Helen Alexander Nelson (1905 - 1988)*
  Elizabeth Alexander Troxel (1907 - 1957)*
  James Lewis Alexander (1908 - 1973)*
  John Healy Alexander (1910 - 1989)*
  Margaret Baker Alexander Eaton (1912 - 2005)*
  Caroline Roberta Alexander Emery (1914 - 1984)*
  Herbert Hayes Alexander (1916 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Helen Mary Baker Alexander (1878 - 1972)
  Clark Guy Baker (1883 - 1893)*
  John Cuyler Baker (1885 - 1955)*
  Robert Arthur Baker (1891 - 1952)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Alexander Cemetery
Romeoville
Will County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Charlet Roskovics
Record added: Jan 06, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103162287
Helen Mary <i>Baker</i> Alexander
Added by: Charlet Roskovics
 
Helen Mary <i>Baker</i> Alexander
Added by: Charlet Roskovics
 
Helen Mary <i>Baker</i> Alexander
Added by: Charlet Roskovics
 
 
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