Nancy Baker

Nancy Baker

Nancy Jeanne Miller Droubay Baker, age 87, our beloved mother, grandmother, sister and friend, passed away peacefully June 6, 2019, in Richfield, surrounded by her family. She was born Feb. 19, 1932, in Salt Lake City, a daughter of Herald George and Merry Echo Briggs Miller.

She married John Richard Droubay July 1, 1950, in Boise, Idaho. He died Nov. 8, 1969. She married LaRell Mecham “Mel” Baker Aug. 18, 1976, in Las Vegas, Nevada. He died Nov. 24, 2014.

Mom was an example of humility, happiness, kindness and love to her family and friends. She will be dearly missed, by all.

She is survived by her children, Christine and Jim Schoonover, Richard Droubay, Julie Droubay and Brad Baker; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and siblings, Lynda DuRan, Martene and Randy Pearson and George and Marine Miller.

She is preceded in death by her father, Herald G. Miller; her mother, Merry Echo Kalawaia, and both of her husbands.

Per Mom’s wishes, a private family service will be held today, June 13, in the Salt Lake City Cemetery under the care of the Springer Turner Funeral Home of Richfield and Salina.

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