Name:    Beatrice (Galusha) Baker

From:  The Journal Inquirer, Manchester Connecticut
Date:  Saturday, April 28, 2012

Beatrice (Galusha) Baker, 82, of Vernon, wife of George Baker died Friday, April 27, 2012, with her loving family by her side.

She was born in Ballston Spa, N.Y., Sept. 8, 1929, to the late Clesson and Nellie (Van Lew) Galusha.  Beatrice loved tending to her flower gardens and spending time with her family.

Besides her husband George, she is survived by her daughter, Lorraine, and her husband, Alex; her sons, Donald, Burton, and Christopher; her brother, Roy; her sister, Shirley; her grandchildren, Evan, Nathaniel, Matthew, Dawn, Kelly, Cheryl, Gregory, and Earl; her great-grandchildren Kirra-Lyn, Scott, and George; her great-great- grandchild, Georgie; and a very dear family friend, Anthony. She was predeceased by her son, Ronald; her brother, Earl; and her sisters, Charlotte and June.

Relatives and friends may join the family from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 29, 2012, at The Burke-Fortin Funeral Home, 76 Prospect St, Rockville.

A Graveside service and burial will take place at Powell Wiswell Cemetery, Ballston Spa, N.Y., on Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at 1 p.m.