EAST CHICAGO, IN - Robert Lee Baker, age 76, of East Chicago, passed away Tuesday, September 26, 2017. He is survived by wife, Jeanette; four sons: Michael Hudson, Carlton (Sherrie), Steven and Gregory Baker; six daughters: Deborah Baker, Cheryl (Rodney) Macon, Clarissa Stearnes, Natasha (Richard) Love, Danielle Baker, Talaya (Kelvin) Upshaw; 38 grandchildren; 46 great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Bettye Lowe and a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 4, 2017 11:00 a.m. Zion Baptist Church 3939 Drummond Street East Chicago Rev. Charles Thompson, officiating. Interment Fern Oaks Cemetery Griffith. Visitation will be held Tuesday October 3, 2017 HINTON & WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME 4859 Alexander Avenue East Chicago from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Mr. Baker was retired from Inland Steel after 30 years of employment. Hinton & Williams Funeral Home is honored to be of service to the Baker family during their time of loss.