Betty Louise Baker, 92, of Bremen, passed away peacefully at 8:30 pm, Wednesday, June 3, 2020 in her home surrounded by family only 10 days after her husband passed away.
Betty was born on July 18, 1927 in Bourbon, the daughter of the late Willard and Minnie (Yarian) Lemler. On June 4, 1946, she married the love of her life, Don Deloss Baker. He passed away on May 23, 2020 after 73 years of marriage.
She is survived by her children, Andy (Judy) Baker of Sarasota, Fla.; Kris (Norma) Baker of Gloucester Point, Va.; Ben (Kim) Baker of Bremen and Molly (Mike) McDermott of Russiaville; ten grandchildren; nine great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren. She was also survived by a sister, Sue Winkle of Plymouth.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband and sister, Jean Weldy. Betty worked with Don in the Baker Grocery Store in Plymouth. T
hen they moved to the Lake of the Woods, Bremen, there she loved playing with the kids at the lake. She also remained by her husband’s side as he pursued his career in the insurance business as his secretary and bookkeeper. She loved the years vacationing overseas and the time spent in Englewood, Fla. She loved all her family very much and will be missed by many.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the First United Church of Christ in Bremen later this summer. A private service will be held for the family before the Celebration.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, P.O. Box 1525, Ranson, WV, 25438 or First United Church of Christ, 323 S. Center St., Bremen, IN 46506.