Mary L. Baker

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Mary L. Baker, 63, of Warsaw, died Wednesday April 27, 2022 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.

Mary was born in Warsaw on March 27, 1959, the daughter of (the late) Ira and Annabell (Tyson) Pratt.

In 1996, she married Charles R. Baker, who preceded her in death in 2008. Mary was a lifelong Warsaw resident and a homemaker who cherished the time she spent with her family and friends; she also enjoyed working crosswords, playing video games on her phone and listening to country music.

In addition to her parents and her husband, Mary was also preceded in death by sisters, Evelyn Hyde and Carol Pratt; brother, Ronnie Pratt and twin grandsons, Austin & Tyler Foreman.

Mary is survived by her longtime companion, Joseph Mast of Warsaw; her son, Richard (Ashley) Hough of Warsaw; daughter, Sarah (Jack) Abbott of Warsaw; grandchildren, Elizabeth (Michael) Cavender of Warsaw, Cody (Rosemary) Ruggles of North Webster, Cora (Rebecca Goodin) Ruggles of Columbia City, Katlyn (Casey Anderson) Hough of Warsaw, Michael Hough of Warsaw, Richard Allen Hough, Jr. of Warsaw, Shania Nicole Hough of Ligonier, Sarah Marie Hough of Ligonier, Harley Allen Hough of Ligonier and Zachary Allen Hough of Gallatin TN; great-grandchildren, Aliyah Hough, Darke Cavender, Brooklyn Cavender, Sierra Anderson and Emma Anderson, all of Warsaw; sister, Karen Heeter of Warsaw; brothers, Leroy (Joann) Pratt of Goshen and Charles (Loretta) Pratt of Warsaw.

Funeral Services 11:00 Tuesday May 3, 2022 at McHatton Sadler Funeral Chapel, 2290 Provident Ct. Visitation Tuesday from 10-11 at the funeral chapel. Burial in Oakwood Cemetery. To share a remembrance of Mary or to offer condolences to her family, please visit