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William Sylvester Baker
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Birth: Jul. 21, 1876
Pike County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1959
Allen County
Indiana, USA

Fort Wayne Newspapers
July 8, 1959


William Baker, 82, a retired employee of the Furnas Ice Cream Co and a resident of Fort Wayne for the last lear and a half, died at 10:30 pm yesterday at Parkview Memorial Hospital where he had been a patient for three weeks.
Mr Baker, a member of the Eveangelical United Brethren Church in Albion, had resided in Fort Wayne a total of 40 years. Before his last residence here, he resided with a son in Churubusco
Surviving are three sons, Clyde A of Fort Wayne, with whom he had been residing; James A of Churubusco and Roy E Baker of Geneva; three daughters, Mrs Flossie Conrad, Albion, Mrs Ray Hamilton and Mrs William Didier of Fort Wayne; 20 grand children, 27 great-grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren; a brother, Scott Baker of Coldwater, Fla and three sisters, Mrs Emily Rittenhouse of Waverly, Ohio, Mrs Irene Monroe of Troy, Ohio and Mrs Vada Walls of Springfield, Ohio.
Mr Baker was a member of the Odd Fellows Lodge at Churubusco. Friends may call at the Krider Funeral Home, Churubusco, after 7 pm today. Services will be conducted there at 2 pm Friday, the Rev James Hook, Pastor of the Churubusco EUB Church officiating. Burial will be in the Eel River Cemetery near Churubusco.
(He was predeceased by: Wife, Bessie, 2 daughters and 1 son) 
Family links: 
  John A Baker (1852 - 1923)
  Mary Ann Bosworth Baker (1853 - ____)
  Elizabeth Ione Davis Baker (1878 - 1940)
  Flossie M Baker Conrad (1899 - 1982)*
  Elsie Edith Baker Hamilton (1902 - 1980)*
  Clyde Allen Baker (1905 - 1968)*
  Goldie Blanche Baker Didier (1906 - 1980)*
  Infant Daughter Baker (1908 - 1909)*
  Infant Son Baker (1910 - 1910)*
  James Arthur Baker (1911 - 1983)*
  Roy Ellsworth Baker (1923 - 1994)*
  Effie A. Baker Beedy (1873 - 1957)*
  Emily Alice Baker Rittenhouse (1875 - 1978)*
  William Sylvester Baker (1876 - 1959)
  Vadia May Baker Walls (1885 - 1970)*
  Scott Winfield Baker (1885 - 1976)*
*Calculated relationship
Eel River Cemetery
Dunn Mill
Allen County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Barbara Baker Anderson
Record added: Jan 28, 2007
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William Sylvester Baker
Added by: Barbara Baker Anderson
William Sylvester Baker
Added by: Barbara Baker Anderson
William Sylvester Baker
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