Marie E. Baker, 95, died on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, at Brookdale Senior Living in Hoffman Estates, Ill. She was a long time resident of Plymouth before relocating to Sun City in Huntley, Ill. with her husband Dorland in 2005.
Born in Renville, Minn., April 19, 1922, Baker was the daughter of Peter and Elizabeth Balogh. She relocated with her family to Plymouth after the Second World War and on Jan. 31, 1948, Marie was married to Dorland at St. Clements Catholic Church in Chicago.
Baker was preceded in death by her husband, Sept. 6, 2007. She leaves her loving family including her two sons: David Baker (and David’s wife Terry) of Algonquin, Ill. and Mike Baker of Park City, Utah along with three granddaughters and one grandson (Shannon, Katie, Alison and Josh) and her sister Irene. She was also preceded in death by her five other siblings Elizabeth, Katherine, Peter, Marvin and Anne.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 24, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 613 N. Center St. Plymouth. Friends are welcome from 10:30 a.m. until the start of mass.
Burial will be in the New Oak Hill Cemetery, Plymouth.
Memorial contributions can be made to Alzheimer’s & Dementia Services of Northern Indiana, 922 E. Colfax Avenue, South Bend, IN 46614.