Obituary for JoAnn Baker

JoAnn Baker

JoAnn Baker, age 78, of Winona Lake, IN passed away Friday, January 26, 2018 at 5:45 AM in Grace Village Retirement Community, Winona Lake, IN. She was born on June 29, 1939 in Gowanda, New York to Raymond and Helen Marie (Barton) Fulton.

She moved to Kosciusko County in 1972 from New York. She was united in marriage to Larry L. Baker on July 8, 1972 in Pierceton, IN. She worked for Pletcher’s Grocery Store in Pierceton and at 1st National Bank in Warsaw doing clerical work. She was a member of Bethel Baptist Church, Pierceton, IN; where she was also a Church Treasurer.

She is survived by Sons; Bruce (spouse Tanya) Reinhart of Cromwell, IN, Robert Baker of Pierceton, IN, Daughters; Sandra (spouse Leon) Smith of Prairie Grove, Ark, Linda Sainer of Warsaw, Sisters; Nancy LeFort of Winona Lake, Mary Gervasi of Winona Lake, numerous Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren also survive. She was preceded in death by her Husband; Larry L. Baker on October 29, 2008, a Son; James Baker, Daughters; Sue Reinhart and LeAnne Baker.

Visitation is scheduled on Sunday, January 28, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. A Committal Service will follow immediately after at 8:00 PM with Pastor Jim Baughman officiating. A Graveside Service will be held on Friday, February 2, 2018 at 10:00 AM in Hillcrest Cemetery, Pierceton, IN.

Memorial contributions may be made to:
Alzheimer’s Foundation of America
322 Eighth Avenue, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10001

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