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April 15, 2014

Beverly A. Baker


Beverly A. (nee Hale) Baker, age 76, of North Tonawanda on April 13, 2014 at Niagara Hospice House. Beverly worked for Sears Roebuck and Co. at the Summit Park Mall for over thirty years. In her spare time, she crocheted baby blankets for Children's Hospital. She enjoyed the local casinos and traveling to Las Vegas. Wife of the late William J. Baker, Lloyd C. Tooke, Jr. and faithful companion of the late Rodney Budwey.
 Loving daughter of Marjorie (the late Irving) Hale. Beloved mother of Lorinda (nee Tooke) (Jeffrey) Morris, Janine (nee Tooke) (Charles) Kiszewski, Lloyd C. (Jilleen) Tooke III. Step-mother of Bonnie (Bob) Bennett, David (Patti) Baker, Laurie (John) Kuhn. Sister of Anita (Jim) Stilwell, Donna (Bill) Fox and Gary (Joanne) Hale. Proud grandmother of Nathan (Ally), Mathew (Niki), R.J. (Lindsay) and Andrea Morris, also Courtney Ann Kiszewski and Christopher (Ashton), Megan and Nicole Tooke.   Step-grandmother of Trevor Bennett, Shelby and Austin Baker, Maddie and Emiley Kuhn. Great-grandmother "GG" of Brodie, Eli, Drew and Laila Morris and Lillyana. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins and her loving cat "Baby".
Friends received by the family on Wednesday (April 16, 2014) from 4-8 PM at the Brunner Funeral Home (692-3841), 156 Robinson St., North Tonawanda. Funeral services will be held on Thursday morning at 10:00 AM at the funeral home. Interment at White Chapel Memorial Park will be private. The family requests that memorials be made to Niagara Hospice House.
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