Obituary of Wilma J. Baker
CLAYTON-Wilma Jeanne Baker, age 92, of Clayton, died peacefully, February 5, 2020, at her home.
She was born May 10, 1927, in Addison to Rudolph and Milda (Strobel) Burke. She graduated from Addison High School in 1945 and from Jackson Business College in 1947. On August 10, 1953, she married Royce Baker at the Somerset Congregational Church. She was a member of the Clayton United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Women, and the Clayton Community Club. Wilma enjoyed traveling, dancing and sewing.
She is survived by four sons, Wayne (Barbara) Baker, of Mattawan, MI, Blaine (Barbara) Baker, of Clayton, Kim (Donna) Baker, of Clayton, and Dean (Antonia Boström) Baker, of London, England; a daughter, Marsha (Michael) Hoffman, of Clinton; a brother Walter (Patricia) Burke, of McGregor, TX; 14 grandchildren, Andrew, Joel, Chelsea, Sarah, Jacob, Mark, Adam, Hannah, Yeison, Dalay, Olivia, Anna, Emma, and Samuel; and four great grandchildren, William, Theodore, Elizabeth, and Ethan. Wilma is preceded in death by her husband, Royce and her parents.
Visitation for Wilma will be held on Sunday, February 9, 2020, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 10, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian with Rev. Bob Dister officiating. Burial will be in North Dover Cemetery.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be given to Clayton United Methodist Church, Habitat for Humanity, or Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Wilma Baker, please visit Tribute Store
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