Obituary: BAKER, VYRL C

Published: Friday, Aug. 1 2014 5:31 p.m. MDT

Vyrl C. Baker"We'll Miss You"Vyrl Coolbear Baker, 91, passed away October 15, 2011 in South Jordan, Utah.Born January 5, 1920 in Salt Lake City, Utah, daughter of David William and Lola Almira Belnap Coolbear. Married LeRoy Edward Baker September 30, 1938 in the Salt Lake Temple; he preceded her in death. Married Bernard J. Myers October 22, 2008. Active member of the LDS Church. Accomplished oil painter for 43 years. She was creative, trying out all types of crafts. She loved people and people loved her. She was always the life of the party and had a great sense of humor. She handled life's adversities well. Before LeRoy died, they were snow birds, seeing the country and loving it.Survived by children: Ronald L. Baker, Lawrence B. (Sandy) Baker, Kathleen (Dennis) Riddle; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by daughter, Virginia Christensen.A funeral service will be held Tuesday, October 18, 2011, 11:00 a.m. at McDougal Funeral Home, 4330 South Redwood Road where a viewing will be held Monday, October 17, 2011, 6-7:30 p.m. and Tuesday, 10-10:45 a.m. Interment, Salt Lake City Cemetery.