Rosalie Baker was born July 23, 1923 in Newport, Neb. She graduated from Vandalia High School in 1941. Rosalie was married to Clyde Carroll Hobbs on June 15, 1941 and they spent most of their married life in Vandalia prior to his passing on July 1, 1971. She was later married to Warren Samuel Baker on September 17, 1972 and they moved to rural Farber, Mo. in 1974.
Rosalie is the loving daughter of the late Jesse W. and Irene Kurtz; dear mother of Rosemary Gore, James (Metra) Hobbs and Jennifer Luckett; cherished grandmother of Kenneth W. (Becky) Gore Jr., Richard M. (Regina) Gore, Angela C. (Mark) Pearson, Gina M. Mason, and Darren K. (Roxanne) Hobbs; great-grandmother of 15 and dear sister of Robert (Joyce) Kurtz. Rosalie is preceded in death by her first husband, Clyde C. Hobbs, her second husband Warren S. Baker, three sisters and five brothers.
Rosalie enjoyed cooking, baking, sewing and crocheting. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary Post in Vandalia, former member of Presbyterian Church in Vandalia and later baptized into the fellowship at Bogey Hills Baptist Church in St. Charles, Mo.
Services: The family is being served by the Baue Funeral and Memorial Center, 3950 West Clay Street, St. Charles, Mo. where visitation was held on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 from 4-8 p.m.
Funeral Service will be held at Bogey Hills Baptist Church on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 10 a.m.
Interment will take place in the Vandalia Cemetery in Vandalia, Mo.
Memorials may be made to Disabled American Veterans. Visit Baue.com.