|Birth: ||Oct. 7, 1917|
|Death: ||Oct. 10, 2000|
WEST PEORIA, IL - Ralph E. "Bake" Baker, 83, of 2114 W. Clarke died at 2:02 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2000, at his residence.
Born Oct. 7, 1917, in Kewanee to Herman and Ada Bess Baker, he married Beverly B. Burns on June 3, 1939, in Davenport, Iowa. She survives.
Also surviving is one son, Dr. Ralph II of Muncie, Ind.
Four sisters and three brothers preceded him in death.
He was a World War II Navy veteran.
He was a carpenter working out of Carpenters Union Local 183 in Peoria until retiring in 1983. He formerly worked as a contractor in Kewanee.
He was a member of Kewanee Masonic Lodge.
Graveside services will be at Parkview Cemetery in Peoria.
Journal Star (Peoria, IL) - Thursday, October 12, 2000
Beverly B. Burns Baker (1921 - 2012)*
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Apr 26, 2012
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