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Howard W Baker
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Birth: Sep. 9, 1921
Allen County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 2010
Allen County
Kansas, USA

Published Jan. 18, 2010 - Chanute, KS

Howard W. Baker, 88, of rural Moran, Kansas, died Sunday, January 17, 2010, at the Moran Manor Nursing Center, Moran, Kansas.

Howard was born September 9, 1921, in rural Moran, the son of Ernest and Bess (Hunting) Baker.

He grew up on the farm at Moran.

On June 24, 1945, Howard married Dorothy J. Ericson at Friends Home Lutheran Church at Savonburg, Kansas. They have always made their home on the farm.

He was a member of the Moran Presbyterian Church.

He enjoyed reading, listening to music and attending his grandchildren's ballgames.

Survivors include his wife, Dorothy J. Baker, of the home; four children, Linda Olen & husband, Ken, of Farmington, MI, Greg Baker & wife, Jeanette of Concord, CA, John Baker & wife, Lydia of Iola, KS, and Joseph W. Baker & wife, Alice of Dallas, GA; 5 grandchildren, Jessica & Mark Meredith, Justin & Maria Baker, and Jesse Baker; and two step-grandchildren, Shannon Knause and Billie Jo Parrish.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Harold E. Baker.

Cremation has taken place.

Memorial service will be Wednesday, January 20, 2010, at the Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Chapel in Iola, Kansas. The Rev. Susan Rosenbaum and the Rev. Connie Cox will officiate.

Memorials suggested to the Moran Public Library.

Memorial gifts may be left with the Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Memorial Chapel of Iola, KS, which is in charge of arrangements.

Family links: 
  Ernest F. Baker (1899 - 1967)
  Bess Hunting Baker (1897 - 1979)
  Howard W Baker (1921 - 2010)
  Harold E Baker (1923 - 2003)*
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: TiogaRose
Record added: Jan 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46843662

- TiogaRose
 Added: Jan. 18, 2010

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