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Erma L. McCaslin-Baker

August 11, 1929 - July 1, 2022
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Erma L. McCaslin Baker, age 92, of Dennison and formerly of Beach City, died Friday, July 1, 2022, while in the care of Community Hospice’s Truman House in New Philadelphia.

Born on August 11, 1929, in Cadiz, Ohio Erma was a daughter of the late Carl and Lena Edgar McCaslin and was a graduate of the former Freepor…

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Erma L. McCaslin Baker, age 92, of Dennison and formerly of Beach City, died Friday, July 1, 2022, while in the care of Community Hospice’s Truman House in New Philadelphia.

Born on August 11, 1929, in Cadiz, Ohio Erma was a daughter of the late Carl and Lena Edgar McCaslin and was a graduate of the former Freeport High School.

For many years Erma owned and operated both an antique store and a women’s clothing store in Beach City. She loved gardening, caring for her dogs, being with her grandchildren, and socializing with friends.

Erma is survived by two daughters, Rebecca Baker Welch of Dennison and V. René (husband Paul Codispoti) Baker of Brewster; her grandchildren, Robert (Wendy) Williams, Johanna Williams, Dylan Welch, Lauren Welch, Austin (Stella) Alexander, and Kait (husband, Alan Franck) Alexander; six great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Shirley McCaslin, and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Erma was preceded in death by a daughter, Terri Dodd; two, sons-in-law, Kenneth R. Welch, and Richard Dodd, and her siblings, Valura Pierce, Ila Beauchemin, Robert McCaslin, and Glenn McCaslin.

In keeping with Erma’s wishes, there will be no public visitation or services. Cremation care has been handled by the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory in New Philadelphia. Inurnment, at a later date, will be held in the Moorefield Cemetery in Harrison County.

Memorial Contributions in Erma’s name may be directed to Community Hospice, 716 Commercial Avenue SW, New Philadelphia, Ohio 4463, or to the Tuscarawas County Humane Society, 1432 Tall Timber Road NE, New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663.

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Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Tuscarawas County Humane Society

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1432 Tall Timber Road NE
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Born: August 11, 1929
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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Melissa Truman posted on 7/19/22

sorry for your loss , what a wonderful kind woman Erma was !

 

AdriAnna Edgar and Bruce Edgar posted on 7/13/22

Dad and I send our deepest sympathies. I am sure Aunt Erma is happily reunited with family and Grandpa Pete.

 

Darin and Kim Good posted on 7/8/22

Prayers for your loss? What a wonderful mother, grandmother, great grand mother! May her memory live on!

 

Carol Ann Milleson posted on 7/8/22

A note of great respect for Erma and her family. I was privileged to have know Erma, her parents & her siblings when we were all much younger. I would want her grandchildren to know what a wonderful family that came before you. My sincere sympathy, Ann Milleson

 

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