William Nicholas Baker Sr., 61, of Moores Hill, IN, formerly of Lawrenceburg, IN , died Tuesday, August 17, 2010 in Moores Hill, IN.

He was born Thursday, August 11, 1949 in Milan, Indiana, Son of the late Earl Cadman Baker and Naomi Zella Shelp Scranton.

He was a veteran serving his country in the Army during the Vietnam War.

He was a member of Holmes Hill Church of Christ.

He was unemployed. He formerly was a machinist at Setco.

Surviving are Son, William Nicholas Baker of TX; Daughter, Naomi Ann Baker of Aurora, IN; Mother, Naomi Seranton Brothers, Eldon Eugene Baker of Greendale, IN & Terry Lynn Baker of Greendale, IN; Sisters, Janice Diane Benning of Rising Sun, IN, Cindy Louise Bruegge of Aurora, IN, Betsy Ann Hutcherson of Aurora, IN, Merry Renee Heist of Dublin, CA & Tammy Jo DeRosia of Ft. Braggs, NC; and 5 Grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his Father & Wife, Deborah Randall Baker.


Friends will be received 12:00 Noon - 2:00 pm Monday, August 23, 2010 at the Rullman Hunger Funeral Home, Aurora, Indiana.

Services will be held at 2:00 pm Monday following visitation with Evangelist Tommy Johnson officiating.


Interment will follow in the Riverview Cemetery, Aurora, Indiana. Military graveside services will be conducted by members of local Veterans Service Organizations.

Contributions may be made to the Funeral Home to defray funeral expenses. Please call the office at (812) 926-1450 and we will notify the family of your donation with a card.