Margaret Baker

BAKER, Margaret “Peggy” Ann Yahnke, 65, of Mt. Olivet passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at her home.

She was born March 9, 1947, in Wheeling, daughter of the late Wilbur and Margaret Weidman Yahnke.

Peggy liked baking, crocheting, reading, and crafts, but she really enjoyed her flower gardening.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Jenny Bom.

She is survived by her loving husband of 44 years, G. Ray Baker; four children, Ray Baker and his wife, Lisa of Los Angeles, CA, Keith A. Baker of Wheeling, Michelle Feathers and her husband, Dr. Chris Feathers of Myrtle Beach, SC, and Kevin C. Baker of Wheeling; two grandchildren, Madison and Makala Baker; six brothers, Jim, Wilbur, Tom, Jack, Greg, and Dennis Yahnke; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received Friday, February 1, 2013, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger St., Elm Grove, Wheeling (304-242-2311). Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, February 2, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Alphonsus Church, with Father Frank O’Kruta serving as celebrant. Interment in Mt Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Webark Estates, P.O. Box 918, Moundsville, WV 26041.

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Margaret Baker

BAKER, Margaret “Peggy” A. Yahnke, 65, of Wheeling, WV, passed away on Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at her home.

Arrangements are pending at Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger Street, Elm Grove, Wheeling (304-242-2311).