DARWIN L. BAKER, 76, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016, at home with his family by his side. Born in St. Joe, he was the son of the late Harold and Florence (Steward) Baker. He served his country in the Air Force Reserves and was a member of American Legion Post 330. He retired in 1998 from Preston Trucking after 20 years and was a member of the Preston Trucking Million Mile Club. He is survived by his children, Tammy Dull of Fort Wayne, Sheryl Baker of Middleton, Wis., and Daniel Baker of Fairfield, Calif.; brother, Richard (Margaret) Baker of Waynedale; and six grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by his siblings, George Baker, Delores Putman, and Phyllis Nusbaum. Funeral service is noon Saturday at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 St. Rd. 930 E., New Haven, with calling one hour prior. Pastor David Dubbelde officiating. Calling also from 2 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial in Riverside Cemetery, St. Joe. Preferred memorials to American Legion Post 330 Color Guard or Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana. To share online condolences, please visit www.harperfuneralhome.com

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