Mount Carmel Item Thursday, August 2, 1945
Mrs. Rebecca Baker, 88, formerly of Ashland and Shamokin, died yesterday afternoon at 4:30 o'clock at the Evangelical Home in Herndon, where she was a guest.
Widow of the late Albert Baker, former Ashland restaurant owner, Mrs. Baker was born at Hunter's Station, a daughter of the late Daniel and Henrietta (Zartman) Reitz.
Her husband died in 1933.
Survivors include two children, Charles H. Baker and Mrs. John Davis, Shamokin.
The funeral will be held on Friday morning at 10:30 o'clock with burial in Shamokin Cemetery.