She was born Sept. 22, 1936, in Plymouth, the daughter of Robert and Helen (Garrett) Remmy.
Ruth lived most of her life in the Plymouth area and attended Plymouth and Shelby schools. She was employed at Midwest Industries, Willard, and Norstat in Plymouth and Norwalk. She enjoyed her word search and time spent with family. She never knew a stranger.
Ruth is survived by her children, Wayne Lee Baker of Shiloh, Daniel Ray (Renee) Baker of Greenwich, Dianna Lynn (Steven) Post of Eagle River, Alaska, and Wendy Baker Kopecky of Fayetteville, Ga.; 13 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and sister, Betty (Jack) Carney of Willard.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Frank Baker; son, David Alan Baker; and brother, Robert Remmy.
Friends and family will be received 5-9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, and from 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 25, until services at 11 a.m., at Eastman Funeral Home, 49 W. Main St., Greenwich. Burial will follow at the Greenwich Greenlawn Cemetery.
Condolences may be shared with the family at eastmanfuneralhome.com.