Janice Baker


Relationship to conference: Wife of retired elder, James A. Baker

Date of death: Sept. 16, 2021 at age 84

Arrangements: A family memorial service will be held.

Appointment information: Rev. Baker was ordained as a deacon in 1963 and as an elder in 1968. He served Minnesota churches in Hill City, Swatara, Hopkins, Minneapolis (Lake Harriet UMC), Austin, and Cottage Grove. He retired in 2001.

Mrs. Baker is preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Olga Ireland, and siblings, Earl and Dorthea. She is survived by her husband, James A. Baker; children, Jim, Josh, and Julie; five grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

Messages of condolence can be sent to James Baker, 8210 76th St. S, Cottage Grove, MN 55016 or emailed to cbakerjames@gmail.com.

Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

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