Born: January 18, 1984
Died: March 12, 2012
Corey Lee Baker, 28 of Sycamore died Monday, March 12, 2012 in Sycamore.
He was born January 18, 1984 in Sycamore. The son of Thomas L. and Kimberlee (Kosmel) Baker. He was a graduate of the Burlington High School, Class of 2003.
Corey enjoyed fast riding and working on dirt bikes and motorcycles. He loved the country, his animals, but most of all, he liked to go fishing with his son. He will be dearly missed.
He is survived by his son, Xavier Lee Baker; his mother, Kimberlee (Randall) Ruffner; one brother, Darin J. Baker; maternal grandparents, Judith (Ronald) Wagner and Hugo (Winnie) Kosmel; paternal grandparents, Everett (DonnaBell) Baker; aunts and uncles, Tom (Caroline) Kosmel, Everett (Pam) Baker, Larry Baker, Mary (John) Houghtby, Jean (David) Barnes and Judy (Jim); his cousins, Kyle, Kasey, Marci, Keith, Sarah, Jill, John, Donna, Jason and Matthew.
He was preceded in death by his father, Thomas Baker.
A Visitation will be held on Saturday, March 17th from 12:00-3:00 PM at the local family owned and operated, Butala Funeral Home and Crematory, 1405 DeKalb Ave. in Sycamore.
A Memorial Service will begin at 3:00 PM, with Judy Bergeson, diaconal minister officiaitng. Burial will follow at Fairview Park Cemetery in DeKalb.
Please omit flowers, memorials can be made to the BHS Center- LSSI, 675 Varsity Drive, Elgin, IL 60120. For info go to www.ButalaFuneralHomes.com or call 815-895-2833.