Loren Lee Baker

12/28/2013

ULYSSES — Loren Lee Baker, 78, of Ulysses, died Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital¬ in Ulysses.¬ 

He was born March 23, 1935, to Loren Clinton and Eileen Myrtle Troika Baker in Ulysses.

He was married to Alice V. Mounts on January 12, 1955, in New Harmony, Ind.

Mr. Baker served in the United States Army and was honorably discharged. He worked at Grant County Road and Bridge for 20 years.

Survivors include his wife, Alice Baker, of the home; son Brian Baker of Ulysses; daughter, Teresa Brown of Chanute; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.¬ 

He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Allen Baker; one sister, Marilyn Daniels; and one brother, Michael Baker.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Country View Baptist Church in Ulysses. Interment will follow at the Ulysses Cemetery with military graveside rites.

Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Garnand Funeral Home in Ulysses. Memorial contributions may be given to the Ulysses Animal Shelter, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave, Ulysses, KS 67880.

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