Cynthia L. Baker

May 18, 1955 ~ May 7, 2022 (age 66)


Cynthia L. Baker, age 66, of Gary, IN, passed away Saturday, May 7th, 2022.

She is preceded in death by her fiancé, Dale A. Petrus of Gary, IN, and her grandparents Louis & Anne Schwei. She is survived by her parents, Robert & LouAnn Steffan, loving mother of Stevie (Cindy) Baker, Trace (Walter) Rice, Thomas Baker & Ashley Baker, siblings Bob Steffan, Don (Jane) Steffan, Lorrie (fiancé Tim Itczak) Steffan, Michael (Stacy) Steffan, many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews, and her loving pets Chiquita and Chloe.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date with immediate family only.

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