CHATSWORTH — Mathew Baker, 21, Chatsworth, died at 12:40 p.m. Tuesday (Dec. 4, 2012) at his residence.
Private family services will be at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Chatsworth with the Rev. Tom Krieger officiating. There will be no visitation and cremation rites have been accorded. Calvert & Martin Funeral Home of Chatsworth is handling the arrangements.
Memorials in Mathew’s name may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice for the needy.
Mathew was born on May 2, 1991, in Chicago, a son of Raymond and Carmen Vega Baker.
He is survived by his parents, Chatsworth; four sisters, Tina Baker, Stacy Baker and Jennifer Baker, all of Chatsworth; and Lisa (Justin) Heald, Chatsworth; and his maternal grandparents, Hector and Estelle Vega, Orlando, Fla. Also surviving are three nephews, Aidan, Cameron and Paul. Mathew was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents.
Mathew was educated in Prairie Central schools and was employed at the Sears store in Pontiac. He was a devoted son, brother and a beautiful boy who was part of a beloved extended family that he cared for deeply.
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