Lester L. Baker, 90, died at home Sunday, October 5, 2003 surrounded by his family. The Fort Wayne native was a member of Simpson United Methodist Church and had retired in 1975 from the finance department at General Electric Corporation after 33 years of service. His son Don L. Baker who passed away in 1995 preceded Mr. Baker in death.
Survivors include his wife Joyce E. Baker; sons & daughters-in-law Kenneth L. & Nancy Davis of Greensboro, North Carolina; James A. & Rosanne Davis of Holland, Michigan; daughters & sons-in-law Kay E. & Robert Frey of Monroe, Indiana; Julie A. & Robert Collins of Winter Haven, Florida; daughter-in-law Maureen Baker of Naples, Florida; grandchildren Kathy Baker; Sandy (& Fran) DeMarco; Christopher (& Julia) Collins, Matthew Davis; Kimberlee (& John) Mahan; Jennifer Davis; Betsy (&Chris) Ward; Benjamin Frey; Nathaniel Frey; Megan Davis; Anna Davis; Naomi Frey; Ryan Davis and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral Services were held Saturday, October 11, 2003 at Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Funeral Homes with burial in Prairie Grove Cemetery. Memorials to Simpson United Methodist Church.