David 'Art' Baker

David Arthur “Art” Baker, 65, of Streator, passed away Thursday (Feb. 8, 2018) at OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center, Peoria.

His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Elias Funeral Home, Streator. Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be at a later date.

Born Jan. 20, 1953, in Streator, he was the son of Donald and Vera Jonen Baker.

He is survived by sons, Erick (Christine) Baker, Bloomington, and Corey (Suzanne) Baker, Carmel, Ind.; grandchildren, Taylor, Jocelyn and Joel Baker; siblings, Carol Mance, Streator; Tom Baker, Streator; Donna (John) Bandura, Danville, Ky.; Tim (Mary Beth) Baker, Bloomington; Mary Kay (Bernie) Hoffmeyer, Streator; Becky (Ron) Blue, Streator; many nieces and nephews; and his ex-wife, Marcie Hogan, Odell.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Janet (Ronald “Pup”) Mehalic; sister-in-law, Marion Baker; nephews, Michael Mance and Todd Baker; and niece, Jenny Baker.

Memorials may be directed to the donor's choice.

The guest book for Art is available at www.eliasfh.com.

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