August 14, 2017
Florence Madeline Baker, 96, of North Huntingdon, passed away Monday, August 14, 2017 at The Grove of Irwin.
She was born February 7, 1921 in Point Marion, PA, a daughter of the late Alpha and Ethel Taylor Miller. Florence was a member of Circleville United Methodist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Melford Baker; and sister, Doris Lee Ponzuric. She is survived by her son, Robert Baker; daughter, Barbara Douglas and her husband, Joe; three grandchildren, Kris Douglas, Kimberly Douglas, Bridget Baker; four great-grandchildren, Aidan Pierce, Joseph Douglas, Alexis Douglas; and sister, Thelma Mudrey. Friends will be received at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA on Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. A funeral service will take place on Thursday at 10 a.m. in the funeral home. Interment in Westmoreland Memorial Park, Greensburg. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Westmoreland County Food Bank or Circleville United Methodist Church. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.
Originally published August 15, 2017.