HOWARD — Margaret B. Baker, 94, formerly of Howard, passed away Sunday, July 24, 2016, at the Laurels in Mount Vernon.

Born April 13, 1922, in Coshocton County, she was the daughter of the late Clarence E. and Nellie (Martin) Rine.
Margaret received her GED from Mount Vernon and her past-time was solving word search puzzles. She taught Sunday School and attended Woods Christian Church until becoming disabled.

Margaret married Wilbur Baker. In addition to her parents and husband, Margaret was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles E. Rine and Ernest Rine; and two sisters, Lucille Nethers and Maxine Crowthers.

Survivors include nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Free Funeral Home in Coshocton, with calling hours from 2-3 p.m. Sunday prior to the funeral service. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Bladensburg Cemetery in Bladensburg.

To honor Margaret’s request, memoriums may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.

The online guestbook may be signed at


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