Lucas Lee Baker

Born: Tue., Feb. 27, 2007
Died: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019


12:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Sat., Feb. 23, 2019
Location: Solid Rock Baptist Church

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sat., Feb. 23, 2019
Location: Solid Rock Baptist Church

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Lucas Lee Baker, age 11, of Wapello, died Friday, February 15, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics surrounded by love.  He was born on February 27, 2007 in Davenport, the son of Jerry and Kelly Guberud Baker.  Lucas was part of the 6th grade class at Wapello Community School District.

He loved the outdoors and the water at Lake Odessa and was a good friend to others, always wishing to be helpful or uplifting.

His family includes his mother, Kelly Baker; two brothers, Logan Ryan Baker at home and Laycoln Motz of Souix City, Iowa; his grandmothers, Connie Baker and Monica Freeborn both of Wapello; his grandfather, Bradley Guberud of Rock Island, Illinois; his step grandfather, John Freeborn of Florida; aunts and uncles, Laura Hoover of Wapello, Krista & Ryan Dwyer of San Diego, California, Matthew & Jenn Freeborn of Utah, Del Freeborn of Texas, and Jessica & David Johnson of Wilton; several cousins and great aunts and uncles; his godparents, Wade ‘Gator’ & Nancy Leubken of Walcott; and his special dog, Madison.  He was preceded in death by his father, Jerry in 2015.

The family will meet friends on Saturday, February 23, 2019, from noon to 2:00 PM at the Solid Rock Baptist Church in Wapello, concluding with a funeral ceremony officiated by Pastor Dan Doolin.

Cremation has been selected to be fulfilled following the funeral ceremony.

A Memorial Fund has been established at BANK in Wapello.

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Mary Thomas
   Posted Mon February 18, 2019
I'll think of you, Lukey, everytime I kayak
May God be with you. Thinking of all of you!!

Lynn Campbell
   Posted Fri February 22, 2019
To dear Monica Freeborn and family, our heartfelt condolences from Sydney. May Lucas be smiling and looking at each one of his loved ones with tenderness, for he knows he has been loved so much. God bless all of you and comfort you. 💝

Pamela Francis
   Posted Fri February 22, 2019
Dearest Baker family,
We are all deeply sorrowful for your loss of sweet Lucas. We send our love and prayers to all of you. May our Father in Heaven and his Son Jesus Christ send you comfort and peace to endure his absence. We know we will all see him again. Love Aunt Pammie, Duane Francis and family

John Freeborn
   Posted Sat February 23, 2019
Taken too soon, RIP. Luke.

John and Bonnie Freeborn

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