Jacqueline A. Baker passed away at 8:18 p.m. Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at The Timbers of Jasper. A resident of Loogootee, she was 79.
She was born February 16, 1937 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; daughter of the late Jack and Victoria (Pulaski) Ellis. Jacky was a member of the K of C Ladies Auxiliary, America Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Fraternal Order of the Eagles Ladies Auxiliary and St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church.
She loved playing cards and bingo. She was an avid animal lover and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Baker; parents, Jack and Victoria (Pulaski) Ellis.
She is survived by her children, Mike Baker of Shoals, Steve (Lisa) Baker of Shoals, Jamie (Lana) Baker of Bloomington and Kim (Roger) Kyger of Loogootee; grandchildren, Lance Baker, Cara (Jason) Wyman, Katherine (Cameron) Ochs, Danny (Lisa) Baker, Brand (Samantha) Baker, Candace (Travis) Roush, Sarah Young, Jill Baker, Matthew Baker, Joshua (Waynessa) Franklin, Jarret Franklin, and Justin Franklin; 13 great-grandchildren and one to arrive in February 2017.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated by Very Rev. J. Kenneth Walker on Saturday, October 15 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Loogootee. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee was in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church.
Condolences may be made online at www.blakefuneralhomes.com.
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