“Our family would like to thank you for all your help during our time of loss. We were very impressed with how everything was handled — from your quick response the night of J’s passing — quick and with great respect in removing him from our home, to the processing of all the paperwork and details and to how wonderful he looked at the final private viewing for our family. It meant a lot that we could all be together to see him one final time. Thank you again for everything.”
— The S. Family
Edgar A. Baker
October 19, 1936 - February 07, 2013
In the early evening of Thursday, February 7th, 2013 Edgar Baker peacefully slipped from the confines of this physical world to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. He is now happily reunited with his brother, Kenny, and his father and mother, Sam and Gertrude Baker. A lover of life, Ed enjoyed fishing for bass in Minnesota, traveling on mission trips down south with his wife Bev in their RV, visiting family and friends in Illinois, Tennessee, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Virginia, and following his favorite baseball team - the Chicago White Sox.
Friends and family are invited to gather for visitation on Tuesday, February 12, 4:00 until 8:00 PM at the Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, corner of Rts. 30 & 59, Plainfield. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Wednesday, February 13, at 11:00 AM at the Compass Church located at 1551 East Hobson Rd, Naperville, IL 60540. A private family interment will be at the Naperville Cemetery, Naperville, IL.
For those who would like to leave a lasting tribute to Ed's life, memorials to RVICS,1800 S.E. 4th St, Smithville, TX 78957 Glory Baptist Church, 28053 W 360th Ave, Aitkin, MN 56431 or Compass Church would be greatly appreciated.