Methuen — Pearl M.(Ebert) Baker, 84 of Methuen died on Friday October 12, 2012 at Elliot Hospital, Manchester, NH. Pearl was born In Lawrence and was raised and educated in Methuen. She lived in Methuen all of her life. Before retirement, she worked at Western Electric and Raytheon Companies. She was a member of The degree of Pocahontas, P.G.P. and was a member of The Methuen VFW, Auxiliary.
The widow of John J. Baker, Jr., her family members incude her sons, Thomas and his wife Marie Barnes of Candia, NH and Thomas and his wife, Edwina Baker of Hampstead, NH. She leaves her sisters, Joan Kolofles of Lawrence, Doris Lapadula of Lawrence and Barbara Brown of Methuen. Pearl also leaves many grandchildren and great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.She was pre-deceased by her daughter, Norma Jean Hartwick and her sisters, Joyce Driscoll and Fern Bohnwagner.
ARRANGEMENTS: Friends may visit on Tuesday October 16, 2012 from 11am to Noon at The Charles F. Dewhirst Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, Methuen. Funeral services will follow at Noon on Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Methuen. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The charity of the donor’s choice. To send an online condolence, please visit, www.dewhirstfuneral.com.