Betty M. Baker, 87

MARCH 3, 1925-JUNE 13, 2012

June 14, 2012

Betty Marie Baker, 87, of Williamsport, Md., passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2012, at her home.

Born March 3, 1925, in Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Letha Wiley Malott.

She was preceded in death by her husband, David Baker, in 1959.

She was employed by the Town of Williamsport for 27 years until retiring in 1990.

She was a member of Welty Church, Smithsburg, Md.

Survivors include daughter, Barb Baker of Williamsport; daughter, Petie Byers of Williamsport; son, Boxer Baker of Williamsport; son, Bo Baker of Williamsport; son, Donnie Baker of Williamsport; daughter-in-law, Rosie Baker of Williamsport; sister, Shirley Berger of Williamsport; 13 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by one son, Jiggy Baker; five brothers, Harry Malott, Carl Malott, Bill Malott, Woodrow Malott and Norman Malott; and three sisters, Frances Palmer, Nancy Myers and Anna Volker.

The family will receive friends at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, on Monday, June 18, from 7 to 9 p.m. The funeral home will be open after 9 a.m. Monday for the convenience of family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, June 19, at 11 a.m., with Pastor Jim Davies officiating. Interment will be in Riverview Cemetery, Williamsport.

The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to the family to help with funeral expenses, sent to Barb Baker, 15 W. Church St., Williamsport, MD 21795.

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