|Death: ||Aug. 6, 2005|
ESTHER BEAL BAKER
Graveside service for Esther Beal Baker, 95, formerly of Cocoa Beach and Miami, who died Saturday, Aug. 6, 2005, at Avante Nursing Home, Ormond Beach, will be 12 noon Saturday, Aug. 20, at City of Cocoa Cemetery. Family will greet visitors before the service from 11 a.m. until service time at Wiley-Baxley Funeral Home, 1200 S. Hwy. US1, Rockledge.
Mrs. Baker was predeceased by her husband, Jake "Lefty" Baker who played professional baseball with many minor league teams including the Cocoa and Miami ball clubs in the 1930s and 1940s.
She enjoyed reading, doing crossword puzzles and was a devoted Florida Marlins fan.
Survivors include her sister, Nina Daly, Spokane, Wash.; daughter, Janice (Fred) Krumm, Ormond Beach; granddaughter, Debra (Matthew) Krumm Myers, Orlando; three stepchildren, Jack (Anne) Baker, Las Vegas, Nev., Jean (Julian) Baswell, Bessemer, Ala., and Joyce Howie, Hialeah; and many step-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Baker is in the care and trust of Volusia Memorial Funeral Home, Ormond Beach.
Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on August 12, 2005
Cocoa City Cemetery
Created by: Lynda S. Wise
Record added: Jan 07, 2013
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