Harristown-Charles B. Baker passed away Thursday March 30, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL.\nHe was born in October of 1928 in Mount Pulaski, IL. He was the son of Charles Baker and Carrie Bechmann.\nAt his request there will be no visitation or service. Burial will be at a later date. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is assisting the family with the arrangements.\nHe was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Mount Pulaski. He married Ethel M. Stinnett in January of 1948. He worked and retired (1993) from Borden Chemical Company of Illiopolis.\nHe is survived by wife, Ethel, sister Charlotte E. Baker of Mount Pulaski, daughter, Becky Touchette (Paul), grandson, Marc Touchette of Irvine, CA., daughter, Charyl Ecret of Morrilton, AR., and sister-in-law, Charlotte Fortner of Decatur.\nHe was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Inez Carlson, son-in-law, Larry Ecret.