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BAKER Grace E.

BAKER Grace E.

Female 1920 - 2008  (88 years)Deceased

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  • Name  BAKER Grace E.  [1
    Born  21 Feb 1920  Thurman, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    1930 US Federal Census  16 Apr 1930  Thurman, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1930 US Federal Census for Thurman, Warren, NY - Page 1A
    1930 US Federal Census for Thurman, Warren, NY - Page 1A
    Obituary 
    • Grace B. Stone Steves, 88, formerly of Library Ave., passed away, Tuesday, December 23, 2008 at the home of her son, Don, on Schroon River Road following a long illness.

      Born February 21, 1920 in Thurman, she was the daughter of the late George and Millicent (Combs) Baker.

      Grace began her education at the District #3, one room school house in Thurman, before graduating from the Warrensburg High School. She went on to graduate from Albany Business College and began a 41 year career as an Accountant Supervisor with the Warren County Dept. of Social Services before retiring in 1984.

      She was a longtime member and served as treasurer of the Warrensburg First United Methodist Church. Grace also served as past president and treasurer of the former Hackensack Rebekah Lodge of Warrensburg and was a member of the Thurman Senior Citizens.

      Her favorite pastimes included spending time with her family, knitting, crocheting and gardening.

      Grace is predeceased by her two husbands, Donald Stone Sr. and Albert Steves, her siblings, Milford Baker, James Baker, George Baker Jr., Ida Mae Goodnow, Lena Baker, Kenneth Baker, Dempsey Baker, and Florence Dingman; and grandson, Michael LaFond; her daughter in law, Sandy Stone.

      Survivors include her son, Donald B. Stone Jr. and his companion, Arline Ackley of Warrensburg, her daughter, Sandra LaFond and her husband, Roland of Warrensburg; brother, Sharkey Baker of Deland, FL; brother in law, Lloyd Dingman of Flora Park, FL; several grandchildren, great grandchildren and nieces, nephews and cousins.

      Graveside services will be conducted at a time to be announced this coming spring in the Warrensburg Cemetery.

      There are no calling hours scheduled.

      Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Warrensburg First United Methodist Church, 3890 Main St., Warrensburg, NY 12885.
    Graduation  Albany, Albany, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Albany Business College 
    Graduation  Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Warrensburg High School 
    Occupation  1943-1984  , Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Accountant Supervisor with the Warren County Dept. of Social Services 
    Died  23 Dec 2008  Warrensburg Cemetery, Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age  88 years 
    Buried  Warrensburg Cemetery, Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID  I49082  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  2 Nov 2012 

    Father  BAKER George F.,   b. Sep 1893, , , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1935, Thurman, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: ~ 42 years 
    Mother  COMBS Millicent A.,   b. Abt 1901, , , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Aug 2008  Age: ~ 107 years 
    Family ID  F9586  Group Sheet

    Family 1  STONE Donald, Sr.,   d. Bef Dec 2008 
    Children 
     1. STONE Donald B., Jr.
     2. STONE Sandra
    Last Modified  2 Nov 2012 
    Family ID  F10603  Group Sheet

    Family 2  STEVES Albert,   d. Bef Dec 2008 
    Last Modified  2 Nov 2012 
    Family ID  F10607  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Feb 1920 - Thurman, Warren, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 US Federal Census - 16 Apr 1930 - Thurman, Warren, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Albany Business College - - Albany, Albany, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Warrensburg High School - - Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Accountant Supervisor with the Warren County Dept. of Social Services - 1943-1984 - , Warren, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Dec 2008 - Warrensburg Cemetery, Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - < - - Warrensburg Cemetery, Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S43] Warrensburg News Newspaper, NY. Warrensburg., "George F. Baker," 12 Dec 1935, p. 4, col. 2. (Reliability: 3), 10 Sep 2012.

    2. [S6] 1930 US Federal Census for Warren Co., NY, NY, Warren County, (www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), T626, roll 1656, Thurman, enumeration district (ED) 30, sheet 1A, p. 235A, dwelling 8, family 9, Grace E. Baker, accessed 26 Dec 2011 (Reliability: 3), 26 Dec 2011.