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Alan Wayne Baker, 59, of Lawrenceburg, IN, passed away Thursday, June 15th, 2017 at University Hospital in Cincinnati, OH. Alan was born in Ohio County, IN near Aberdeen on March 5, 1958, a son of the late Doris E. (Bradley) and Clarence Baker. He attended high school in Aurora, IN. Alan last worked as a chef at Max & Erma's in Northern KY. Alan also had worked for Olive Garden for several years and at Pizza Hut. He was the husband of Emma (Bowling) Baker. They were married in Greendale, IN on April 16, 1977. Alan and Emma were married for 40 years. When his health allowed him, Alan enjoyed going to festivals and listening to music, going bowling and he loved to go camping. The Smokey Mountains was his favorite place. Alan was a beloved husband, brother and special uncle.

Alan is survived by his loving wife Emma Baker of Lawrenceburg, IN; by a sister, Sheila Goff (Clay Whalen), of Cincinnati, OH; by nieces, Miranda Baker, Ashley Adams & Kyla Craig, by nephews, C.J. Baker & Dalton Goff and by great niece, Avriana Collins and by great nephews, Tristan Collins and Liam Craig. Alan was preceded in death by his father Clarence Baker in 2001, by his mother Doris (Bradley) Baker in March of 2017 and by a brother, Jimmy Dale Baker in 2009.

Funeral services will be 12 PM, Tuesday, June 20th at the Markland Funeral Home in Rising Sun, IN with Pastor Matt Voyer officiating. Friends are invited to call Tuesday 11AM - 12PM at Markland Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Heart Association. Cards are available at the funeral home. marklandfuneralhome.com

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