- Local Guide
Debbie Sue Baker, 54, of Wapakoneta, died Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 31, 2011, at St. Ritaâ€™s Medical in Lima.
She was born March 5, 1957, in Lima, the daughter of Carol (Verhoff) and Roger Baker. Her mother survives in Wapakoneta and her father is deceased.
Also surviving are three sons, Ray (Christina) Fowler, of Findlay, Nathan (Misty) Fowler, of Winchester, Ind., and Anthony DuLaney, of Sidney; four grandchildren, Kayla, Emily, Kya, and Cayden Fowler; two sisters, Linda Steinke, of Wapakoneta, and Peggy (Scot) Gilbert, of Wapakoneta, a brother Dan (Beverly) Baker, of Wapakoneta; an aunt, Shirley Baker, of Wapakoneta; and a special friend, Eddie Waddle, of Wapakoneta.
She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Summer Fowler.
She had worked at Wapakoneta Products. She was a member of Only Believe Ministries in Botkins. Her life revolved around her family, especially her sons and grandchildren.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home in Wapakoneta, with the Rev. Ed Ingram officiating. Burial will be at a later date in the St. Joseph Cemetery in Wapakoneta.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Fri. and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be directed to the family.
Condolences may be expressed at www.bayliffandeleyfh.com.