Julia Claire Thomason Baker of Crestwood, Kentucky passed away peacefully on December 16, 2018. She was born in Huntsville, Texas on February 25, 1925. Julie is preceded in death by her beloved husband of 62 years, Dr. Harold “Hal” William Baker, her devoted daughter, Peggy Baker; and her precious granddaughter, Rachel Baker.
Julie is survived by her daughter, Donna Hazle Glanzman (Gary) and her son, Dr. William Thomason Baker, MD (Lana). Julie was the grandmother of Hallie Bray (Darby), Stacey Hazle Grove (Jason), Billi Dray (Charlie) and Logan Baker (Karen). She has been blessed with fifteen great grandchildren.
Julie was an amazing, loving, humble, and resilient woman with family and friends who were blessed to have her in their lives. She was truly one of a kind. Julie was admired for her horsemanship, award-winning golf, her beautiful artwork, her bridge play and her loyal companion “Pebbles”. Christ was her guide throughout life and now, He welcomes her in heaven.
Visitation will be on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at the Crestwood United Methodist Church, 7214 Kavanaugh Road, Crestwood, Kentucky 40014 from 10 AM to Noon followed immediately by a Christian Celebration of Julie’s life. Internment will be at the Floydsburg Cemetery..
More information at Stoessfuneralhome.com
Gifts in Julia’s honor may be sent to…
Alzheimer’s Association of Central Ohio
c/o Vince McGrail, Executive Director
1379 Dublin Road
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Peggy E. Baker Park
c/o South Oldham Little League
P. O. Box 189
Crestwood, Kentucky 40014
Stormhaven Youth Ranch
c/o Gaye Cox
504 Christianburg Road
Shelbyville, Kentucky 40065