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Donna Baker

July 13, 1931 September 28, 2015
Donna Baker
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Obituary for Donna Baker

Donna Baker, 84, of Stuart passed away on Monday, September 28, 2015 at the Kavanagh House in Des Moines. Memorial service will be held at 2 PM on Friday, October 2nd at the Johnson Family Funeral Home in Stuart. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Donna Baker Memorial Fund and sent in care of the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at www.johnsonfamilyfuneralhome.com.

Donna was born July 13, 1931 to Frank and Mariah (Haramoen) Adams in Opheim, Montana. She attended school in Seattle and graduated from Lincoln High School in Seattle, Washington. She later moved to Minnesota where she met her future husband Robert Baker. The couple was married in 1952. To this union three children were born: Tim, Jeanie and Robert Jr. The family made their home in Stuart.

Donna worked as an office manager for Penn Dixie in Des Moines, 20 years working on the sales floor at Sears and spent many years babysitting kids. She enjoyed reading, camping, making jewelry and volunteering her time. She was a very competitive card player and loved to read mystery novels.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Baker; parents, Frank and Mariah Adams; son, Robert Baker Jr.; siblings, Samuel, Margaret, Russell; and twin-brother, Donald.

Donna leaves behind to cherish her memory; her loving children, Tim Baker of Stuart and Jeanie Hawn of Lake Park; grandchildren: Clayton Baker, Jade Baker, Alicia Rumley, Matthew Hawn, Benjamin Hawn, Elizabeth Hawn, Wesley Hawn, Margaret Hawn; eight great-grandchildren; brother, Steve (Betty) Adams; sister, Rae Missler and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends that will miss her dearly.

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Visitation

Friday

2

Oct

1:00 PM 10/2/2015 1:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 10/2/2015 2:00:00 PM
Johnson Family Funeral Home - Stuart

123 North Second Street
Stuart, IA 50250

Johnson Family Funeral Home - Stuart
123 North Second Street Stuart 50250 IA
United States

Service

Friday

2

Oct

2:00 PM 10/2/2015 2:00:00 PM
Johnson Family Funeral Home - Stuart

123 North Second Street
Stuart, IA 50250

Johnson Family Funeral Home - Stuart
123 North Second Street Stuart 50250 IA
United States
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