Norma L. Baker, 82, of Zanesville, Ohio died at 3:32 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 14, 2008, from Genesis Good Samaritan C.C.U.
She was born May 15, 1926, in Cambridge, Ohio the daughter of the late Cory and Ethel Bell Stage. She retired as a secretary for St. James Episcopal Church. She was a foster grandmother for many years and was a member of Emmanuel Holiness Ministry.
Surviving are two daughters, Judith (James) Harding of Zanesville, Ohio and Jacqueline Anderson of Logan, Ohio; two sons, William E. (Helen) Baker of Zanesville and Terry L. (Mary) Baker of New Concord, Ohio; 21 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William C. Baker, who passed away in 1955; and a daughter, Connie S. Clipner, who passed away in 1987.
Calling hours will begin at 11 a.m. with funeral services at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2008, at the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Ave. The Rev. Jonas P. Hight will officiate. Burial will follow in Guernsey County Memory Gardens, 10171 East Pike Road, Cambridge.
The Times Recorder, Zanesville, Ohio
December 16, 2008