Nancy D. Baker, 72

MARCH 4, 1941-JUNE 22, 2013

June 23, 2013
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Nancy Darlene (Grosh) Baker, 72, of Boonsboro, Md., went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Reeders Memorial Home in Boonsboro.

Born March 4, 1941, she was the daughter of the late William and Catherine (Lenharr) Grosh.

Her husband, John N. Baker, preceded her in death on Oct. 4, 2000.

In her early life, Darlene was employed at Frick Co. She spent most of her life working on the family farm and raising her family.

She was a member of the Farm Bureau and was a very active member of Benevola United Methodist Church in Boonsboro.

Darlene was a dedicated and loving wife, mother and grandmother who will be missed by all.

She is survived by her four children, Kim S. Higman and husband, Brad, of Waynesboro, Pa., Brian E. Baker and wife, Teri, Sharon K. Myers and husband, Kevin, and Scott A. Baker and wife, Maureen, all of Boonsboro; her brother, Marvin L. Grosh of Florida; 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

A funeral ceremony will be held Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Benevola United Methodist Church, 19925 Benevola Church Road, Boonsboro. The Rev. John H. Dean will officiate. Final resting-place ceremonies will follow at the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorial donations may be made to Benevola United Methodist Church.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at

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