Debra Sue Baker

Debra Sue Baker was born April 3, 1959 in Cortez, Colo. the daughter of Paul and Jeanette (Dunn) Dean. She passed away at her Mancos home on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at the age of 55.

Debra attended and graduated from Mancos High School. She was a waitress at numerous establishments. Debra was a member of Eastern Star and loved to collect pig figurines. She was very family oriented and her kids were her life.

Surviving Debra are her children, Gary Baker, William Baker, and Brandi Bundy all of Mancos; her parents, Paul and Jeanette Dean of Cortez; her siblings, Danny Dean and wife, Yvonne of El Paso, Tex., Sharon Higgins of Phoenix, Ariz., and Paula Sender and husband, Rueben of Overbrook, Kans.; and her ex-husband, Douglas Baker of Mancos, Colo. She was preceded in death by her son, Paul Baker.

Cremation has taken place and a private family service will be held. Arrangements are being made through Ertel Funeral Home. For further information, click on the obituary section at