Lila Fay Baker

PONTIAC – Lila Fay Baker, 87, of Pontiac and formerly of Odell and Chenoa, passed away at 6:22 a.m., Monday, August 14, 2017 at Pontiac Healthcare and Rehab, Pontiac.
Lila was born November 13, 1929 in the family’s home at Weston, daughter of Herman and Pearl White Fearman. She married Bobby Lee Baker November 5, 1971 in the United Methodist Church, Odell. Her husband preceded her in death on August 9, 1997.
Surviving are one daughter, Marcia Hicks of Pontiac; two step-sons, Ronny Baker of Canal Fulton, OH; and Lonny (Debbie) Baker of Wapella; one grandson, Casey Hicks of Pontiac; two step-granddaughters, Teresa (James) Stokes of Canal Fulton, OH; and Jessica Baker of Chatsworth; one great-granddaughter, Syndel Hicks of Pontiac; and one step-great-granddaughter, Arley Roth of Canal Fulton, OH.
Also surviving are three brothers: Roy (Mary) Fearman of Hennepin; Russell (Sandra) Fearman of Pontiac; and Gene “Hermie” (Joyce) Fearman of Odell; and one sister, Ruth McGinnis of Reddick.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a grandson, Aaron Hicks; a brother, John “Eddy” Fearman; a sister, Viola (Howard) Stufoso; and brother-in-law, James McGinnis PONTIAC – Lila Fay Baker, 87, of Pontiac and formerly of Odell and Chenoa, passed away at 6:22 a.m., Monday, August 14, 2017 at Pontiac Healthcare and Rehab, Pontiac.
Lila was born November 13, 1929 in the family’s home at Weston, daughter of Herman and Pearl White Fearman. She married Bobby Lee Baker November 5, 1971 in the United Methodist Church, Odell. Her husband preceded her in death on August 9, 1997.
Surviving are one daughter, Marcia Hicks of Pontiac; two step-sons, Ronny Baker of Canal Fulton, OH; and Lonny (Debbie) Baker of Wapella; one grandson, Casey Hicks of Pontiac; two step-granddaughters, Teresa (James) Stokes of Canal Fulton, OH; and Jessica Baker of Chatsworth; one great-granddaughter, Syndel Hicks of Pontiac; and one step-great-granddaughter, Arley Roth of Canal Fulton, OH.
Also surviving are three brothers: Roy (Mary) Fearman of Hennepin; Russell (Sandra) Fearman of Pontiac; and Gene “Hermie” (Joyce) Fearman of Odell; and one sister, Ruth McGinnis of Reddick.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a grandson, Aaron Hicks; a brother, John “Eddy” Fearman; a sister, Viola (Howard) Stufoso; and brother-in-law, James McGinnis.
Lila was a graduate of Odell Community High School. She was employed at Crystal Inc., Odell; Owens Illinois Glass Co., Streator; Motorola Inc., Pontiac; Green Thumb Inc. in Chenoa schools, Washington School in Pontiac, and Meadows Home in Chenoa.
She enjoyed baking, bingo, word search puzzles, and crafts.
Funeral services were at 11 a.m., Thursday, August 17, at Duffy – Pils Memorial Home, Chenoa, with Pastor Tom Goodell officiating.
Burial followed in Chenoa Twp. Cemetery, Chenoa.
Visitation was at the funeral home Thursday for one hour preceding the service.
The family suggests that memorial contributions be directed to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.
duffypilsmemorialhome.com
and a guest registry is available..
Lila was a graduate of Odell Community High School. She was employed at Crystal Inc., Odell; Owens Illinois Glass Co., Streator; Motorola Inc., Pontiac; Green Thumb Inc. in Chenoa schools, Washington School in Pontiac, and Meadows Home in Chenoa.
She enjoyed baking, bingo, word search puzzles, and crafts.
Funeral services were at 11 a.m., Thursday, August 17, at Duffy – Pils Memorial Home, Chenoa, with Pastor Tom Goodell officiating.
Burial followed in Chenoa Twp. Cemetery, Chenoa.
Visitation was at the funeral home Thursday for one hour preceding the service.
The family suggests that memorial contributions be directed to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.
duffypilsmemorialhome.com
and a guest registry is available.PONTIAC – Lila Fay Baker, 87, of Pontiac and formerly of Odell and Chenoa, passed away at 6:22 a.m., Monday, August 14, 2017 at Pontiac Healthcare and Rehab, Pontiac.
Lila was born November 13, 1929 in the family’s home at Weston, daughter of Herman and Pearl White Fearman. She married Bobby Lee Baker November 5, 1971 in the United Methodist Church, Odell. Her husband preceded her in death on August 9, 1997.
Surviving are one daughter, Marcia Hicks of Pontiac; two step-sons, Ronny Baker of Canal Fulton, OH; and Lonny (Debbie) Baker of Wapella; one grandson, Casey Hicks of Pontiac; two step-granddaughters, Teresa (James) Stokes of Canal Fulton, OH; and Jessica Baker of Chatsworth; one great-granddaughter, Syndel Hicks of Pontiac; and one step-great-granddaughter, Arley Roth of Canal Fulton, OH.
Also surviving are three brothers: Roy (Mary) Fearman of Hennepin; Russell (Sandra) Fearman of Pontiac; and Gene “Hermie” (Joyce) Fearman of Odell; and one sister, Ruth McGinnis of Reddick.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a grandson, Aaron Hicks; a brother, John “Eddy” Fearman; a sister, Viola (Howard) Stufoso; and brother-in-law, James McGinnis.
Lila was a graduate of Odell Community High School. She was employed at Crystal Inc., Odell; Owens Illinois Glass Co., Streator; Motorola Inc., Pontiac; Green Thumb Inc. in Chenoa schools, Washington School in Pontiac, and Meadows Home in Chenoa.
She enjoyed baking, bingo, word search puzzles, and crafts.
Funeral services were at 11 a.m., Thursday, August 17, at Duffy – Pils Memorial Home, Chenoa, with Pastor Tom Goodell officiating.
Burial followed in Chenoa Twp. Cemetery, Chenoa.
Visitation was at the funeral home Thursday for one hour preceding the service.
The family suggests that memorial contributions be directed to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.
duffypilsmemorialhome.com
and a guest registry is available.