Mildred L. (Baker) King


Mildred L. (Baker) King, age 97, of Donahoe Manor Road, Bedford, passed away Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019, at Donahoe Manor Nursing Home, Bedford.

Mrs. King was born in Snake Spring Valley on Feb. 14, 1922, daughter of the late Virgil R. and Delilah (Ritchey) Baker.

On June 10, 1947, she married William E. King in Everett. He preceded her in death on March 10, 1978.

She is survived by son- Steve W. husband of Evelyn (Raich) King, Baltimore, MD; son- Michael E. husband of Vicky (Foster) King, Longs, SC; daughter- Cheryl A. (King) wife of Glenn Mowry, Schellsburg; grandson- Jeffrey S. King, Baltimore, MD; grandson- Kristofer M. King, Bartlesville, OK; granddaughter- Messina (King) wife of Brian Wingard, New Enterprise; granddaughter- Heather King, Cumberland, MD; step grandson Andrew W. husband of Angela (Hahn) Mowry, Schellsburg; and great-granchildren Sierra, Paige, Hunter, Payden and Alecsis. Mildred was preceded in death by sisters- Ruth Whetstone and Freda Hazelette and brother- Ronald Baker.

Mrs. King retired from the Everett IGA in 1983 after 17 years of service. She also worked as a sales clerk at Maurices Store and G C Murphy of Bedford.

Mildred was a member of RSVP at the Bedford Senior Citizens Center. She was a member of Bedford Bible Church.

Friends will be received on Monday, Dec. 2, from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford.

A funeral service will be held at Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, Dec. 3, with Pastor Clifford Swankler officiating. Interment at Everett Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made at Arrangements entrusted to Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Mildred L. King to Feed the Children, 333 North Meridian, Oklahoma City, OK 73107 or Smile Train P.O. Box 96231 Washington, DC 20090.

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