Brandi Baker Obituary

Brandi  Rose Baker
Brandi Baker
Brandi Rose Baker

September 12, 1990 - October 23, 2009
Born in Des Moines, Iowa
Resided in West Des Moines, IA
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Brandi Rose Baker passed away peacefully October 23, 2009 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center. Celebration of her life will be held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, October 27, 2009 at Staves Memorial United Methodist Church at East 28th & Madison, Des Moines, of which she was a member. Burial will follow at Masonic Cemetery.

Brandi was born September 12, 1990 in Des Moines and graduated from Valley High School in 2009. She was a Special Olympian, enjoyed swimming, bowling, singing, watching gymnastics and was blessed to have had many, many, friends.

Survivors include her father, B.J. (Tiffany) Baker; her mother Karen (Jesse Currie) Baker; step-sister Maggie Kemp, step-brother Ben Kemp, all from West Des Moines; Grandparents Berniece (Oma) Baker, of Des Moines, Wayne (Geepa) and Gloria Anderson, of Urbandale, Pam (NaNa) Jones, of Des Moines, and Mary Jo Jennings of Van Meter. She was also blessed with 5 Aunts, 3 Uncles and a many nieces and nephews and extended family. Brandi was preceded in death by her sister, Nikole Lynne and her grandfather, Bernard (Bernie) Baker Jr.

Brandi was a very strong, loving and giving lady. She always had a big smile and even a bigger, stronger hug for everyone she knew and even those that she would just meet. She had many caregivers over the years that took exceptional care of her.
The family would like to say thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff at Iowa Methodist Cardiac Intensive Care Unit for the excellent care and support. Also, would like to thank Valley Southwoods for the years of wonderful memories.

Family will receive friends from 4-8 PM, Monday, October 26, 2009 at Dunn's Funeral Home on 2121 Grand Avenue, Des Moines. The family request in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Brandi Rose Baker Memorial Fund, at 4224 Hubbell Ave., Des Moines Iowa 50317.

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Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Monday, October 26, 2009
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Staves Memorial United Methodist Church
2747 East Madison
Des Moines, IA 50317
Tuesday, October 27, 2009
11:00 AM
Masonic Cemetery
1550 48th Street
Des Moines, IA 50311
Tuesday, October 27, 2009


Brandi Rose Baker Memorial Fund
4224 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50317