Mrs. Carmela (Millie) Baker, of Haverstraw, quietly departed this life on December 20, 2017, at her home.
Carmela was born November 15, 1931 in NYC, to the late Agnes Florio and Andrew Casertano. She was united in holy matrimony to Henry Baker in May of 1949. This union was blessed with three children. Henry preceded her in death in Nov. 2000. Carmela had been employed in the past by Pathe Labs., Trap Rock and Tilcon as a Sales Manager. As a result of her generous spirit and outgoing NYC personality, she was loved by many. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Diane May, son, Matthew Baker, son, Robert Baker, and her two sisters Ann Greenberg and Rose Monoco.
Her beautiful life will forever be cherished in the lives of her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren who affectionately called her Nannie.
Viewing will be at T.J. McGowan Sons Funeral Home, 71 N. Central Highway, Garnerville, on Friday, December 22, 2017 from 5PM to 9PM.
A Mass will be celebrated for Carmela at St. Peters Church in Haverstraw on Sat, December 23 at 10AM, with interment to follow at Mt. Repose Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Cancer Society.