Charles "Ed' Baker

June 18, 1932 - February 14, 2008

Age: 75

Columbus, Indiana

Date of Death
: Thursday, February 14, 2008 at 8:50 p.m.
Place of Death:
Kindred Hospital at Greenwood, Indiana
Date of Birth: June 18, 1932
Place of Birth: Columbus, Indiana

Date of Funeral: Monday, February 18, 2008 at 10:00 a.m.
Place: Bass & Gasper Funeral Home
Officiating: Pastor Greg Fish
Visitation: Sunday from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m.
Final Resting Place: Westport Cemetery


Parents: Mylen and Winifred (Grider) Baker



Residential: He was a lifelong resident of Columbus.

Education: Graduated from Columbus High School.

Military Service: He was a US Army veteran serving with the Medical Corp.

Occupation: He retired from Cummins Engine Company in 1989 after 33 years of service.

Memberships: He was a member of the Moose Lodge No. 398 at Columbus.

Hobbies: He enjoyed golf.



Married: Mabel Ann Houpey
    Place: Westport, Indiana
     Date: October 27, 1962




Wife - Mabel Ann Baker - Columbus, Indiana 

1 Daughter - Barbara Elnora (Greg) Fish - Griffith, Indiana

3 Sons - Lonnie Ray (Annette) Baker - North Vernon, Indiana

                Charles Edward Baker, Jr. - Columbus, Indiana

                Donald Gene (Sue) Baker - Columbus, Indiana

2 Sisters - Carmelita Denny - Columbus, Indiana

                   Vernie Gannon - Canton, Illinois 

1 Brother - Hubert Baker - Columbus, Indiana

6 Grandchildren

3 Great Grandchildren


Preceded in death by: Parents


Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's choice through the funeral home.


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