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George Washington Baker
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Birth: Nov. 21, 1886
Burnside
Pulaski County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 1948
Gary
Lake County
Indiana, USA

George liked to play the guitar and pick the banjo.

Obituary:
FORMER CEDAR LAKE MAN DIES AT GARY MILL WEDNESDAY
George W. Baker, 61, of Gary, formerly of the North side of Cedar Lake, died suddenly Wednesday, January 21, in the Gary Mill where he suffered a heart attack. He was a carpenter by trade.
Funeral services were held Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at the Sheets Chapel, Lowell, with burial following in Orchard Park cemetery, Lowell.
Survivors are his wife, Pearl; three sons, James of Lowell, William R. of Gary, and Joseph Thomas of Cedar Lake; five daughters, Dorothy and Barbara, at home, Mrs. Harry Taylor, Cedar Lake, Mrs. Joe Petro, Hessville, Mrs. George Wulitich of Gary, and Mrs. Joe Lukascik of Whiting; also five grandchildren and two sisters, Mrs. Nels Traphagen of Illinois, and Mrs. John Ramsey of Indianapolis. 
 
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 Parents:
  James C Baker (1856 - 1928)
  Lucinda Upchurch Baker (1864 - 1901)
 
 Spouse:
  Pearl Mae Burton Baker (1891 - 1975)
 
 Children:
  Mary Mae Baker Taylor (1910 - 1992)*
  Luanna Baker Wulitich (1913 - 1989)*
  Beulah Bell Baker Gourley (1915 - 1987)*
  James A. Baker (1917 - 2001)*
  Ruby Sue Baker Lukacsek (1920 - 2012)*
  Joseph Thomas Baker (1922 - 2005)*
  Dorothy Jean Baker (1925 - 1927)*
  William Robert Baker (1927 - 2012)*
  Dorothy Mae Baker Kowalski (1930 - 2010)*
  Barbara Jean Baker Kurtek (1933 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sally V. Baker Ramsey (1881 - 1973)*
  George Washington Baker (1886 - 1948)
  Olive May Baker Traphagan (1892 - 1972)*
  Joseph W. Baker (1893 - 1945)*
  Albert A Baker (1894 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Orchard Grove Cemetery
Lowell
Lake County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 44 Lot 1
 
Created by: Carol M.
Record added: Mar 24, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10664853
George Washington Baker
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George Washington Baker
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George Washington Baker
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- Rebeltem
 Added: Feb. 6, 2015
In memory of my paternal grandfather
- Carol M.
 Added: Mar. 3, 2014
 
 
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