August 04, 2021 - November 03, 2016
MARY AGNES (BAKER)
Of McCandless Twp., formerly of Shaler Twp. on Thursday, November 3, 2016. Early in life, Mary Agnes was a dedicated nurse at the old Pittsburgh Hospital as she raised her six children. Mary Agnes found enjoyment in quilting, square dancing and gardening. Mary Agnes was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great- grandmother and the most loving hostess at many family gatherings. Beloved wife of 61 years to Philip H. “Pete” Baer; loving mother of Karen M. Poole (Douglas), Kathleen L. Berg (Larry), Brian P. Baer (Peter Hunt), James H. Baer, Linda J. Vertullo (Bob) and Michael W. Baer (Amy); sister of William Baker, Sr. Cecilia Baker, O.S.B., Robert Baker, Isabelle Splingaire and the late Commander Henry Baker, Margaret Pavlock and Jane Baker; proud grandmother of Elizabeth VanDyke (Cameron), Eric Poole (Jennifer), Everett Poole (Sue), Matthew Crivella (Kristina), Robert Vertullo (Christina), Melissa Beck (Christian) and the late Andrew Crivella; also survived by five great-grandchildren. Friends received Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 806 Perry Hwy., North Hills. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Sebastian Church Thursday 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memoriaI donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of America, www.alzfdn.org.