DEATHS: Kory Baker, 22

Kory Timmerman Baker, 22, construction worker, died Dec. 18 in a vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 50 in Harvey County.

The funeral was Dec. 21 at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Newton with Bishop Russell Stark officiating. Burial was at Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Hillsboro.

He was born July 25, 1979, to Mike Baker and Kathy Baker Washmon in Lake Forest, Ill.

He is survived by his father; his mother and step-father Greg Washmon of Hillsboro; one brother, Kris Baker of Hillsboro; one step-sister, Whitney Washmon of rural Hillsboro; grandparents Tim and Annette Bowring; and step-grandparents John and Lola Savoia.

The Kory Baker Memorial Fund has been established with Hillsboro Memorial Chapel.

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