July 16, 2014
Barbara Baker (Rocha) passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 16. She is survived by her children, Tony and Debbie Baker and Cathy Zgraggen (Eric); grandchildren, Brandon (Larissa) and Angela Zgraggen; as well as, her brother, (Tony); sisters, (Elvira Alonso, Anna Mae Whittenberg, Mary Thomas), sister and brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her son, Larry (2013); husband, Larry (1968); parents, Antone (Tony) and Anna Rocha.
Barbara was born and lived most of her life in Woodland. She attended Holy Rosary Academy and worked at Yolo General Hospital, UC Davis and Woodland Memorial Hospital until her retirement after 22 years.
She was a member of Cabrillo Civic Club for many years. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Yolo County Cabrillo Civic Club #26 Scholarship Fund, PO Box 1402, Woodland, CA 95776.
A rosary will be said at 7 p.m, Thursday, July 24, at Woodland Funeral Chapel, 305 Cottonwood St. A Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, July 25, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, followed by burial at Woodland Cemetery then a lunch in her honor at Holy Rosary Parish Hall.
Woodland Funeral Chapel
305 Cottonwood St Woodland, CA 95695
Published in Daily Democrat on July 23, 2014