Charles E. Baker
Wednesday 17th of August 1927 - Monday 15th of May 2023
Service to Celebrate Charles Baker
Clergy Rev. Carl Wagoner
Charles E. Baker, husband of the late Winona Lewis Baker for 71 years until her passing on April 20, 2022, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Monday, May 15, 2023.
Charles was born in Lexington, Kentucky to the late Clay and Dorothy (Manley) Baker on August 17, 1927. He served our country proudly in the United States Army. Charles was the former Vice President of National City Bank (now PNC) and retired after 65+ years. He was a Boy Scout Master of Troop 73. He enjoyed round dancing, collecting and building Department 56 Village vignettes, and WII Bowling where he was featured in the newspaper for bowling several 300 series; in his younger days he enjoyed league bowling!
Left to cherish Charles are his children, C. Wayne(Susan) Baker, Rev. Kevin L. (Rev. Cindy) Baker, and Dana B. Ungerbuehler; five grandchildren, Ashley U. (Sean Brummer) Struble, Kayle M. (Doug) Palmisano, Casey A. (Emily) Baker, Amanda E. (Rogan) Jewel, Collin C. Baker; step-grandson, Aaron Freed, and eight great-grandchildren, Gage H. Struble, Anna L. Palmisano, Isaac L. Palmisano, Caleb A. Baker, Gavin C. Brummer, James D. Jewel, Jackson A. Baker, and Miriel B. Jewel. Serving as pallbearers are Collin Baker, Sean Brummer, Travis Helvey, Randy Johnson, Marco Ortega, and Gage Struble.
Visitation for Charles will be Monday, May 22nd from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm at Milward – Southland located at 391 Southland Drive. A service to celebrate Mr. Baker’s life will begin at 12:00 pm with Rev. Carl Wagoner officiating. Interment in Wilmore, Kentucky will follow.
To share a remembrance of Charles or to offer condolences to his family, please sign the online guestbook at milwardfuneral.com.
Brenda Welch Andersonsays
I had the pleasure of working with Mr. and Mrs. Baker for almost 25 years at National City. You will never meet someone as sweet and kind as they were. Now they are together again. Prayers for the family.
So sorry to hear of his passing, prayers for all of his family! His obituary was beautiful 🙏🏻🙏🏻
Charles Baker was always a shining light at Second National Bank! Always a smile in store when you seen him. Such a nice man. God Bless!
Wayne, Kevin and Dana, Your family is in my thoughts and prayers! Your dad was a good man and a great scout leader.
J. Milton Glennsays
God bless you, Charles. You are now with Jesus, past family and past friends. Love you, my brother.