Eulean Baker

December 2, 1920 ~ April 28, 2020 (age 99)

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Eulean Baker, age 99, of Metropolis, IL, passed away on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at Baptist Health Paducah.

Due to current health and safety directives, a private graveside will be held for Eulean in Metropolis Memorial Gardens with John Schneider officiating.

Mrs. Baker was a caregiver, member of First Baptist Church Metropolis and life member of Eastern Star.

Eulean is survived by her daughter, Judy Cain and husband Adrian; four grandchildren, Adrionna Cain-Couture (Paul), Shawn Cain, Carrie Ryberg (Jon) and Sam Baker; five great grandchildren, Matthew and Abigail O’ Keefe, Holdyn Ryberg, Robert and Evie Baker; one sister, Merna Shepler; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Nana (Throgmorton) Henson; husband, Robert C. Baker; one son, Charles L. Baker; four sisters, Alma Schneider, Lenoris Russell, Ellen Orr and Karen Henson; one brother, Jester Bryan Henson

Memorial contributions may be given in Eulean’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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