Coleman - Priscilla Jane Baker, 81, passed away peacefully in her rest on Saturday morning, Nov. 23, 2019, while at a Green Bay hospital. Born Jan. 4, 1938, in Amery, WI, she is the daughter of the late Earl and Iva Priscilla (Densmore) Elkins. Priscilla graduated from Luck High School. She married William “Bill” Baker on March 6, 1959. The couple raised four birth children, seven adopted children, and cared for 25 foster children. Priscilla was a dedicated homemaker and children’s Bible teacher who lovingly cooked for her family. Priscilla found true joy in baking cookies for friends and family. Priscilla professed her faith in her personal Savior, Jesus Christ. She led many children to profess Christ as their Savior in Good News Club, which she taught.
Priscilla is survived by her husband of 60 years, Bill; nine loving children, eight grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Iva Priscilla Elkins; daughter, Ruth Ann Baker; son, John Littlejohn Baker; and sister, Ruth Ann (Roy) Busch.
A memorial service will be held at Section Eight Baptist Church, W10088 W20th Road, Pound, WI, 54161, (5 miles of Coleman, WI) Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019 at 1:00pm with Pastor James Hoffman officiating. Anyone else is invited to speak on behalf of Mrs. Baker's life of service. Burial in Woodlawn Cemetery, Green Bay.