Mary M. Baker 1931-2017

SOUTHINGTON — Mary Margaret Baker, 86, of Southington, passed away early Sunday morning, Dec. 31, 2017, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center.

She was born Nov. 8, 1931, in Southington, a daughter of Grafton and Urissa Snively Baker.

Margaret was a 1950 graduate of Chalker High School, and was employed with the General Electric Trumbull Lamp Plant for 38 years prior to retiring in 1989.

She was a proud, lifelong resident of Southington, and lifelong member of the Southington United Methodist Church. She was an avid bowler and after retiring, she enjoyed having more time to participate in the Southington U.M. Church Day Circle and doing other volunteer work for Southington.

Margaret is survived by her two sisters, Donna Jean Solisio of Lakewood, Colo., and Shirley (Ray) Farmer Kwiatkowski of Champion. Her memory will also be carried on by her loving nieces and nephews, Shirley Ann (Ray) Young, Jim (Vickie) Farmer, Ron (Sheila) Farmer, Rick (Kim) Farmer, Cathy Sipka, Phillip (Debbie) Farmer, Connie (Gary) Silvernail and Bob (Michele) Farmer; 25 great-nieces and-nephews; and 17 great-great-nieces and-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at the Southington United Methodist Church, with Pastor Jim George officiating.

Friends may call 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 4 at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, 533 N. Park Ave., Warren, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the church.

Interment will take place in Pinecrest Cemetery, Southington.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests material contributions be made to the Southington United Methodist Church or the Southington Volunteer Fire Department, in her memory.

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