Cory Baker, 33

Cory G. Baker, 33, North Manchester, died at 6 a.m. on Sunday, March 24, at his residence.

He was born on Oct. 3, 1979 in Wabash, to Rodney and Darlene (Baker) Day. He graduated from Manchester High School in 1999 and attended truck-driving school. Cory was a truck driver for Metzger Trucking, Silver Lake, for seven years and for DLRS Leasing, North Manchester, since 2011. He loved guns and four wheeling.

Cory is survived by his parents, Rodney and Darlene; two brothers, Jeremie (Kim) Baker, Winona Lake, and Michael (Jadee) Baker, North Manchester; a sister, Renae Baker, Jamestown, N.Y.; his grandmother, Donna Baker, Warsaw; five nieces and one nephew.

Funeral services will be held Friday, March 29, at 11 a.m. at McKee Mortuary, 1401 State Road 114 West, North Manchester, with Pastor J.P. Freeman officiating. Burial will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery, North Manchester. Friends and family may call on Thursday, March 28, from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at McKee Mortuary.

Preferred memorials  are McKee Mortuary, 1401 State Road 114 W., North Manchester, IN 46962, to assist the family with final expenses.

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Posted on 2013 Mar 26