Paul Edward Baker
Paul Edward Baker, age 63, of Tecumseh, died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, at home surrounded by his loving family, his feline faithful friend, Buddy and under the care of Hospice of Lenawee. He was born September 13, 1950, in Hylton, Ky., to Henry and Myrtle (Damron) Baker. On July 5, 1969, in Olive Hill, Ky., he married Linda Anderson and she survives. Paul worked for the Kelsey Hayes Company for twenty-seven years and then was employed with Collins and Aikman, retiring in June of 2005. He enjoyed working outdoors and watching wildlife. Paul also enjoyed going to auctions and farming. His greatest joy was the taking care of his family and the times they spent together.
In addition to his wife, Linda, Paul is survived by three daughters, Kimberly Sellers of Adrian, Theresa (Rodney) Fry of Ypsilanti and Tina Garland of Tecumseh; one son Daniel (Sarah) Baker of Blissfield; five brothers and three sisters; and thirteen grandchildren, Angela, Zachary, Tyler, Daniel, Christian, Noah, Kyle, Wesley, Carson, Wyatt, Laura, Autumn and Kaylin. Paul was preceded in death by his beloved son, Christopher, his parents, three brothers and one sister.
Funeral services for Paul were at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at the Anderson Funeral Home, Tecumseh with Rev. John Kottke officiating. Burial was in Ridgeway Cemetery.
Visitation was from 4-8 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home, Tecumseh. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Tecumseh.