|Dwila M. Bickford Baker
May 13, 1928–September 16, 1978
|Dwila M. Baker, 50, died Sept 16 at Anamosa. Services were held Tuesday, Sept. 19, at 10:30 a.m. at the Onslow Presbyterian Church. Burial was in Clay cemetery, Onslow.
Mrs. Baker was born May 13, 1928 near Onslow, the daughter of Carrell and Irma Howard Bickford. On April 15, 1949, she married Buford Baker in Anamosa. She was a graduate of Onslow high school.
The couple spent their married life in Onslow. Mrs. Baker worked 10 years at the Onslow Feed and Grain. She was a member of Onslow Presbyterian Church, the Presbyterian Christian Guild and Royal Neighbor 552 of Baldwin.
She is survived by her husband; three daughters, Mrs. Carl (Verna) McNamee of Delmar, Mrs. John (Gaye) Riches of Onslow and Mrs. Charles (Diane) Carr of DeWitt; her mother, Irma Bickford, Onslow; three brothers, Arnold Bickford of Anamosa, Dale Bickford of Onslow and Jim Bickford of Stone City; eight grandchildren and one sister, Janet Brandt, Bettendorf. She was preceded in death by one son, one daughter and her father.
Submitted by: Janet A. Brandt
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