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Dolores Baker

November 24, 1928 — July 19, 2015

Dolores E. Baker,86, of Lake Wildwood, Varna died on July 19, 2015 at Country Comfort in Henry.

Born in Chicago on November 24, 1928 to the late Michael and Marie Leiner Elsen, she married Donald T. Baker on December 27, 1952 in Chicago. Don passed away December 12, 2004.

She was an active member of the Varna Women's Club and the Altar and Rosary Society at Immaculate Conception.

Dolores is survived by her children, Donald T. (Patricia) Baker Jr. of Carol Stream; Maureen Minor of Warrenville; Kathryn (Edward) Kott of Varna; Thomas (Bridget) Baker of Elmhurst; Rita (Richard) Haake of Winfield; sister Rita Stenson of Naperville; 14 grandchildren, 3 step grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, and one step great grandchild.

She was also preceded in death by her brother, Michael.

Services will be held Saturday, July 25 at 11 am at the Immaculate Conception Church in Lacon with Father Tom Mizeur officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the church. Memorials can be made to the Varna Ambulance. Cremation rites will be accorded and burial will be private in Holy Sepulcher Cemetery in Alsip.

Lenz Memorial Home in Lacon is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences can be left at


JUL 25. 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)

Immaculate Conception Church
Lacon, IL

Funeral Service

JUL 25. 11:00 AM (CDT)

Immaculate Conception Church
Lacon, IL

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