MELISSA "MISSY" J. BAKER, 34, of Ossian, passed away on Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at Lutheran Hospital. Born Dec. 8, 1976, in Bluffton, she was the daughter of the late "Jack" Harrison and Dorothy (Perry) Harrison. She worked as a dental assistant at Decatur Dental Services. She enjoyed spending time with her family and attended Life Community Church. Surviving family include her husband, Robert "Bob" Baker; children, Reagan Baker and Maclain Baker; mother, Dorothy Foltz; siblings, Tina (Denny) Orr of Waynedale, Jackie (Dennis) Bunn of Ossian, Brenda Edwards of Waynedale, Becky Cross of Uniondale, Jim Harrison of Waynedale, and Jeff Harrison of Huntington; sister-in-law, Rachell Cramer of VanWert; brother-in-law, Mike (Shirley) Kreischer of VanWert; father-in-law, Bob (Beth) Baker of Carey, Ohio; and mother-in-law, Connie (Kelley) Kreischer. Funeral service 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 23, 2010, at Elzey- Patterson-Rodak Funeral Homes, 120 W. Mill St., Ossian, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010, at the funeral home. Preferred memorials to the Melanoma Research Foundation or the family. To leave condolences, please visit


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Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home
120 West Mill Street Ossian, IN 46777
(260) 622-4114

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Dec. 19, 2010