GLENN A. BAKER
Funeral services for Glenn A. Baker, 76, of Newcomerstown, were Jan. 23, 2009, at the Addy Funeral Home, Newcomerstown. Rev. Roger Bourne officiated the services with burial in the Bakersville Cemetery in Bakersville. Military services were conducted by the Newcomerstown Veterans' Honor Guard. Masonic services will also take place at the funeral home. He passed away Jan. 18 at the Louis Stokes VA Medical Center in Cleveland.
He was born Aug. 12, 1932, in Bakersville, the son of the late Ambrose and Cordelia A. (McCormick) Baker.
Mr. Baker was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean conflict.
He also owned and operated Baker Motor & Machine Shop of Newcomerstown.
Mr. Baker was a member of the Wesley Community Chapel, the Masonic Lone Star Lodge No. 175 and the American Legion Auxiliary Thomas C. Montgomery Post 431.
On Feb. 22, 1955, he married Suzannah Jane (West) Baker, who passed away Aug. 18, 1990.
Also preceded him in death was one daughter, Ginny Christina Wanamaker; and two brothers, Forest D. Baker and Earl Baker.
Survivors include two daughters, Debbie (Wilbur) Robey and Nancy Lennon, all of Columbus; three sons, Glenn Pugh, Craig (Holly) Pugh and Benjamin Wanamaker, all of Newcomerstown; one step-daughter, Jane Marie (William) Parks of Kimbolton; one step-son, Douglas (Jan)VanWormer of Howell, Mich.; 13 grandchildren, Tina Robey, Christy Float, Wilbur Robey Jr., Wendy Verdone, Ashley Pugh, Lacey Lynch, Devony Pugh, Malia Bird, Toby VanWormer, William Parks, Frankie June Battle, Megan Ruth VanWormer and Douglas VanWormer; and 24 great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Spina Bifida Association of Cincinnati, 3245 Deborah Lane, Cincinnati, OH 45239.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.addyfuneralhome.com.