Baker, Donna Lou

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Donna Lou Baker, 67, of West Sacramento, Calif., died Nov. 16, 2009, in California. She was born Feb. 17, 1942, in Hudson, Mich., the daughter of Franklin and Genevieve (Greek) Edmonson. She married Robert Keith Baker on Aug. 16, 1991, in Las Vegas, Nev., and he survives.

Donna was formerly employed as a bookkeeper and operated a beauty salon in Adrian. She had lived in California for the past 18 years.

Besides her husband, Donna is survived by two sons, Carl Douglas (and Gloria) Schoonover of Delhart, Texas, and Timothy Lee (and Rebecca) Schoonover of Dayton, Ohio; six grandchildren, Stacy, Kaidee, Hanna, Abby, Rachel and Gage; and two sisters, Donelda (and Richard) Ford of Morenci, Mich., and Darolee (and Sam) Riegsecker of Fayette, Ohio.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Lyndon Daryl Edmonson and Franklin Dean Edmonson.

Funeral services are scheduled at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 12, at Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci with Rev. Ned Newlin officiating. Burial will follow in Medina Cemetery in Medina, Mich. Visitation is scheduled from 10 a.m. Saturday until the time of the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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