Catherine M. (Brady) Baker

August 15, 1928 ~ April 29, 2020 (age 91)


Catherine M. Baker, 91, of Oil City, PA. , died at 7:30 A.M. Wednesday April 29, 2020 at Oakwood Heights after an extended illness.

Born Aug. 15, 1928 in Petroleum Center, Catherine was the daughter of the late Cleo Derwood Brady & Beulah Jane Barnett Brady.

Catherine went to Pleasantville Schools.

She was married on Feb. 19, 1949 to Kenneth E. Baker and he preceded her in death in Oct. 2002.

Catherine was employed as a beautician for many years.

Mrs. Baker was a member of Grace United Methodist Church.

She was also a former member of the Red Hats.

Catherine enjoyed sewing, reading and playing cards.

She is survived by five children and their spouses

Rhonda J. Morris & her husband David of Oil City

Roger A. Baker of Oil City

Beverly A. Hartle & her husband Stephen of Oil City

Melanie E. Reckner & her husband Ronald of Myersdale, PA.

David J. Baker of Pensacola, FL

and the following grandchildren

Marcus Morris & his wife Nicole

Angela Morris & Jacob Patterson

Selene Baker & her husband Rich Wolfe

Dorothy Jean Baker

Catherine Ann Barron & her husband Kenneth

Tyler J. Reckner

Ashley & Lexus Baker

Michelle & Patrick Boatman

Great Grandchildren

Adrianna Boatman

McKenna, & Ryland  Morris

Allison Barron, Cameron J. Barron and Emma G. Barron

and Irina Wolfe

step grandchildren

Joseph Stephen Hartle & his wife April and their children Penelope and Audrey and Evelynn and Amelia Swacha

Amanda Venezio & her husband Brian and their daughter Madison

She was preceded in death by a son Jeffrey K. Baker a great grandson Clayton Morris and by brothers Frederick, Robert and Herman Brady.

There will be no viewing or visitation.

Memorials may be made to the Oil City Library, 2 Central Ave. Oil City, PA. 16301

The Reinsel Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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