Josephine M. Baker, 73, Lecompton, died Feb. 18, 2011, at the home of her niece.
She was a computer operator for Payless Shoe Source, retiring in 1994. She volunteered for VITA, giving free assistance with the filing of income taxes.
She is survived by a niece, Angela Winchester, Lecompton, and a nephew, Jerry Rogers, Ft. Riley.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Jody Rogers.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb 23 at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church in Perry. Interment was in Penwell-Gabel Memorial Park Cemetery in Topeka.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Amerian Cancer Society and sent in care of Brennan-Mathena Funeral Home, 800 S.W. 6th Ave., Topeka, 66603.
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