Ralph (Earl) Baker, 69, of
Earl was born to the late
Floyd Ernst and Mary Leota (Borders) Baker on
He was a veteran of the U.S.
Army having served from 1957 until 1958. He was a member of the St. Lucas
United Church of Christ in
Besides his parents, Earl is preceded in death by 3 brothers and 4 sisters, Francis M. Baker, Edward Baker, Allen Baker, Evelyn Miller, Judy Ramsey, Magdalin LaPack, and Anna Farrell.
He is survived by his wife, Paula (Swift) Baker; a daughter and her husband Teresa and Brad Lamey of Haubstadt, IN; 2 Brothers and 2 sisters, Ywanna Bridges of Indianapolis, IN, Carroll Baker of Deptford, NJ., Gene Baker of Bargersville, IN, and Shirley Cox of Franklin, IN; also surviving are 3 grandchildren, Cort Baker Lamey, Blair Alan Lamey, and Reece Christian Lamey.
Services for Earl will be on
Visitation will be on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2004, from until at the funeral home. Masonic services will be conducted by the Fort Branch Masonic Lodge #696 at on Wednesday evening at the funeral home and military graveside services will be conducted by the Fort Branch VFW Post 2714 Thursday at the cemetery.