Charles David Baker
Memorial services for Charles David Baker, 55, Eudora will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, May 11, 2015 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Inurnment with full military honors will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, May 11th at Leavenworth National Cemetery in Leavenworth, KS. He passed away Sunday, May 3, 2015 at his home.
Charles was born October 9, 1959 in Huntington, WV, the son of Donald David and Judy (Scott) Baker.
He graduated from Indiana University with a BA in Business. He also completed coursework for continued education at Central Michigan University and the University of Kansas.
Charles served his country in the United States Air Force as an Air Traffic Control Officer from 1982 – 1992 and served in Operation Desert Storm.
He worked for United Airlines in Kansas City as a customer service agent and for Image Label in Lawrence.
Charles is survived by his parents Donald and Judy Baker, Bradenton, FL; son Chris Baker and wife Lynne, Lawrence, KS; daughter Kim (Baker) Bergman and husband Dan, Shawnee, KS; granddaughter Taylor Baker, his three sisters, Barbara Pfeiffer, Bradenton, FL, twin sister Susan Gelarden, Brownsburg, IN, Karen Baten, Bradenton, FL, and former wife Debra Baker, Lawrence, KS. Charles was loved and will be missed by his family and friends.