David E. Baker
1934 - 2020
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David E. Baker, 86, of Monroeville, formerly of Blairsville and Holiday Park, died Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, after a long battle against lung cancer. He is survived by his son, Charles Baker (Lynore Hardman); and his daughter, Rose (Thomas) Baldauf; as well as numerous nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Carolyn (Pace); four sisters, Rose Haunty, Lillian Gibbons, Mary Shields and Thelma Kaiser; and a brother, Charles Baker. Dave served in the Marine Corps from 1954-57 and was in the reserves until 1962; afterwards, he was a self-employed contractor who carved statues in his spare time. "Uncle Dave" worked hard his whole life to provide for his family, and served as a model of strength and decency to all who knew him. Services for Dave were private with his family in Blairsville Cemetery with military honors. www.hartfuneralhomeinc.com.

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Published in Greensburg Tribune Review on Oct. 18, 2020.
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October 21, 2020
Dave Haunty
October 21, 2020
Dave Haunty
October 21, 2020
Uncle Dave, someone I always looked up to. Someone I could always talk to. Someone I'll always miss!
Dave Haunty
October 18, 2020
Semper Fi Marine. Thank you for your service and sacrifice. R.I.P.
Brother Marine, McKeesport, Pa.
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