Connie M. Baker, 79, of Forsyth died Monday, January 23, 2017 in the Cox Medical
Center Branson. Services will be private.
Connie Marlene Baker was born Saturday, November 13, 1937 in St. Paul, MN to Oswald
M. and Lucille A. (Budnick) Eidsmo. She attended the Minnetonka, MN High School and
graduated in the class of 1955. Connie worked at several jobs and lived in various
places. She was a photographer, clerk in retail sales and a homemaker in her own
Connie was very artistic. She mostly did landscape paintings giving them to friends and
relatives and selling a few. She was also into flower arranging and cooking. She
especially enjoyed Norwegian and Scandinavian dishes. She also enjoyed nature and
loved to travel.
She was generous, a people person, fun loving with a great sense of humor. Connie
was very precise and extremely well organized.
She is survived by a son, Randall Clark and wife, Linda of Valley Park, MO; a brother,
Melvin Eidsmo and wife, Ann of Appleton, MN; two sisters, Eileen Cameron and husband
Eugene of Shakopee, MN, Barbara Arne of Richfield, MN and two grandchildren, Jennifer
and Jared and one great- grandchild.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Baker and a son, Darryl
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home,
Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home
15945 U.S. Hwy 160
Forsyth, MO. 65653
"There is a Difference"
Connie M. Baker
November 13, 1937 - January 23, 2017