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James Baker

Memorial services for James M. Baker of Grass Valley will be conducted at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Alta Sierra Country Club.

Mr. Baker died Sunday, Feb. 12, in Grass Valley. He was 66.

He was born Feb. 5, 1940, in Mankato, Minn., to John and Alice Baker. He served in the U.S. Navy for four years. He received a BA from Long Beach State University. He married Karen on Nov. 8, 1969, in Huntington Beach. He worked for Farmers Insurance Agency. He was a member of the Alta Sierra Country Club. He enjoyed golf.

He is survived by his wife, Karen Baker of Grass Valley.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, or the Alzheimer’s Association.

Arrangements are under the direction of Chapel of the Angels Mortuary.

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