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Florence R. Baker '46

Florence R. Baker, RN Florence R. (nee Donofrio) Baker, RN, died July 23, 2013, at 88 years of age, of Drexel Hill, PA, formerly of Yeadon and Philadelphia. Wife of the late Joseph H. Baker. Sister of the late Rose (Edwin) Anderson and the late Nicholas Donofrio. Survivors: Sister-in-law of Gail Donofrio. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins. Florence graduated Antioch College, Class of 1946. Her nursing career specialized in psychiatry at Philadelphia General Hospital and she did graduate work at the University of Pennsylvania, was appointed nurse administrator at Philadelphia Nursing Home, located at Girard and Corinthian Aves. in Phila. and received the Nurse of the Year award in 1965. Florence retired in December of 1988. Services: Relatives and friends are invited to her Viewing and Funeral Monday, July 29th, after 9:30 A.M., St. Bernadette Church, Bond and Turner Ave., Drexel Hill, PA 19026, Funeral Mass to follow at 10:30 A.M. Int.: SS. Peter and Paul Cem. In lieu of flowers: Please make donations in Florence’s memory to the above named church.