|Birth: ||Mar. 12, 1916|
Paw Paw Township
|Death: ||May 25, 2008|
OBITUARY - Plain Dealer, Wabash (IN)
Mary Jane Baker, 92, of Roann, Indiana, died at 8:52pm Sunday, May 25, 2008 at Wabash Skilled Care Center. She was born March 12, 1916 in Wabash County, Indiana to John and Ada (Grogg) Yarian.
She married Frank Sherman "Pete" Baker in North Manchester, Indiana on April 4, 1936; he died January 30, 1989.
Mary Jane was a 1935 graduate of Roann High School and was a cook at the Roann School 25 years. She was a member of the Roann United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Women, the Roann Sorority, and the Roann Stitch and Chatter Club.
She is survived by her daughter, Margaret (B.G.) Warford of Wabash; three sisters, Maxine Dyson of Wabash, Betty Scott of Akron, Indiana, and Rozella Dyson of Wabash; eight grandchildren, Melissa (Tom) Williams of Akron, Mike (Moletta) Beeney North Liberty, Shawn Beeney, and Jeff (Debbie) Beeney, both of North Manchester, Teresa (John) Bakehorn of Warsaw, Doug Warford of Urbana, Denise (Russ) Plummer of Hendersonville, Tennessee, and Amy (Harold) Dellenbach of Lewis Center, Ohio; 16 great-grandchildren, and 10 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two daughters, Cozy Engle who died in 1998, and Nancy Beeney who died in 2003, and two sisters Jeannette Johnson and Marguerite Rocky.
Funeral services will be held at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 335 S. Chippewa Road, Roann, on Wednesday, May 28, 2008 at 10:30am with Pastor Rick Stone officiating. Burial will be in Roann Community Cemetery. Friends may call 4-8pm Tuesday at the funeral home. Preferred memorial is Roann United Methodist Church.
John H. Yarian (1889 - 1963)
Ada Hattie Grogg Yarian (1892 - 1920)
Frank Sherman Baker (1912 - 1989)
Nancy C Baker Beeney (1938 - 2003)*
Marguerite Yarian Rockey (1911 - 1994)*
Mary Jane Yarian Baker (1916 - 2008)
Roann Community Cemetery
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