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Nancy A. Baker, 83, Cuba


Nancy A. Baker, 83, passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2023, at Cuba Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. She was born May 19, 1939, in Denver, Colorado, the daughter of the late John H. and Lillian G. (Custer) Pleiman.

Nancy has resided in Evans, CO, Belmont, NY, Belfast, NY, and most recently, Cuba, NY. She was formerly employed as an accounting manager for Barenbrug Colorado Inc. of Greeley, CO, a bookkeeper for Fred Roberts Auto Parts and Cooks Tire and Auto Center in Wellsville, and a bookkeeper and salesclerk for Collins Building Supplies in Belfast and Wellsville. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Belfast and Wellsville, a member of the Amity Rescue Squad in Belmont, and a loving mother and grandmother.

She is survived by three daughters, Tami Pinney of Cuba, Cheri White of Canandaigua, and Deborah (Harry) McNinch of Fort Payne, Alabama, a son, William J. (Angie) Baker of Cuba, nine grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren. She was predeceased, in addition to her parents, by a daughter, Annette Hall, and two husbands, Jack W. Lewis, and Paul W. Baker.

Friends are invited to call on Monday, May 1, 2023, from 12 noon to 2:00 pm at the J. W. Embser Sons Funeral Home Inc. 17 Schuyler Street in Belmont. The funeral will follow at 2 PM in the funeral home. The burial will be in Forest Hills Cemetery. Please consider memorial donation to the SPCA Serving Allegany County, 5440 NY-19, Belmont, NY 14813. To leave online condolences, please visit

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