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Thursday, July 19, 2012
Marshall Funeral Home Chapel
230 Flynn Street
P. O. Box 804
Alva, OK 73717
|Funeral services for Ruby Margret Baker will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, July 19, 2012, at the Marshall Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Marion Hadsell officiating. Interment will be in the Memorial Hill Cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home of Alva.
Ruby Margret Baker, daughter of the late Albin August Martin and Pearl May (Rawson) Rauch, was born January 15, 1926, on the family farm north of Waynoka, and passed away July 16, 2012, at Waynoka, Oklahoma, at the age of 86 years, 6 months, and 1 day.
Ruby attended the Heinle School and during the summer worked for the neighbor women cooking for harvest crews. On July 29, 1944, she married Robert Blake Baker. After his death on December 8, 1983, she did volunteer work for the food pantry and Opportunities, Inc.
Besides her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by one brother, Lloyd Leon; and one sister, Opal Walls.
Ruby is survived by two daughters, Doris Helton and husband, Roy, of Enid, and Lois Rhodes and husband, Bill, of Carmen; four grandchildren, Kellie Miller of Hobart, Teresa Herren and husband, Monty, of Avard, Roy Helton, Jr. and wife, Karma, of Catoosa, and William “Chip” Beale, of Houston, Texas; one brother, Ralph Rauch and wife, Betty, of Enid; nine great grandchildren; Tara, April, Brian, Kyla, and Shontae Miller, Kevin and Samantha Herren, Tempus Helton, and Chris Poggemeyer; eight great great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to Share Hospice.
Remembrances may be shared with the family at www.marshallfuneralhomes.com.