Archive for Thursday, April 24, 2003

James E. Baker


April 24, 2003

Services for James E. Baker, 65, Tonganoxie, were Tuesday, April 22, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Burial was in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.

Mr. Baker died Thursday, April 17, 2003, at his home.

He was born April 30, 1937, in Sabetha, the son of Morris K. and Opal (Jones) Baker.

Mr. Baker was an engineer and later a supervisor in the highway maintenance department of the Kansas Department of Transportation. He was a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army Reserves.

He married Suzanne Huber on June 25, 1954, in Sparks. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include a daughter, Diane Johnson, Linwood, and three grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to the Arthritis Foundation, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086.

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