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 Raleigh Baker

Raleigh Baker

Hyden, Leslie County, Kentucky, USA
Death 3 Aug 1970 (aged 62)
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Burial Peru, Miami County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 20150085 · View Source
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Obituary from and originally published in the Kokomo Tribune 5 August 1970

Baker Services

Funeral services for Raleigh Baker, 62, Peru R. R. 1, will be 1:30 p.m., Thursday in the Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home with the Rev. John Lough officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home at any time.

Mr. Baker died at 11:10 p.m. Monday in the Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, after a one-year illness.

He was born Feb. 8, 1908 in Hyden, Kentucky, the son of William and Ella Jane Baker. He was married to Susan Lewis in 1927, and she survives

Other survivors are four sons, Walter, William, and Rodrick Baker, all of Peru, James Baker, Chicago; two daughters, Mrs.Larry Hudson and Mrs. Herman Butzin Jr., both of Peru; three brothers, Dow Baker, Angola; Taylor and Monroe Baker, both of Leslie County,Kentucky;one sister, Mrs. Martha base, Peru and eight grandchildren.

He had lived in Peru 30 years, moving here from London, Kentucky. He was a retired farmer.

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  • Originally Created by: Rickey Bellamy
  • Added: 28 Jun 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20150085
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Raleigh Baker (8 Feb 1908–3 Aug 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20150085, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Peru, Miami County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Heattown (contributor 48167120) .