Golda M. Baker, 86, of Carey, formerly of Van Wert, passed away at 9:25 am on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at Wyandot Memorial Hospital. She was born on March 24, 1935, in Manchester, TN, to the late Ezra and Rachael (Lafever) Trail.
Golda was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church of Van Wert where she hand made greeting cards with her good friend, Martha. She enjoyed sewing and was a seamstress for many people all over Van Wert.
Surviving are her son, Robert (Elizabeth) Baker of Carey; siblings: Donald (Ann) Trail of Bradenton, FL; Robert (Bev) Trail; sisters: Mary Trail; Rachael (Earl) Giles, all of Hobart, IN; grandchildren: Christin (Art) Moreau, Robert (Chris) Baker Jr, Aaron (Kelly) Baker, Rachael Baker, Tiffany Heidenscher, Aimee Baker, Ryan Baker, Erin (Gerry) Roth, Brent (Hillary) Simpson; 15 grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, She was preceded in death by her husband, Marion Baker, son Gaylord Baker, sisters: Flora Wible and Peggy Hammond; as well as great grandsons: Jacob, Beckham and Cohen.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, on Sunday, November 14, 2021 at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home, 722 S. Washington St. Van Wert, OH 45891 with Rev. Gerald Baker, officiating. Interment will follow in Woodland Cemetery, 10968 Woodland Ave. Van Wert, OH 45891.
Family and friends will be received two hours prior to the service, from 12 to 2 PM, at the funeral home.
To share in Golda's online memorial, please visit www.alspachgearhart.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, 722 S Washington Street, Van Wert, OH 45891.