Velmer Baker-Allen was born in Gary, Indiana on February 3, 1924, to the late Harold and Norma Baker. She was also preceded in death by sisters Cora and Essie, brothers Robert, Herman and Nevlin, children Fred Lee Jr., Berthadine and Tommy and grandson Larry Bennett. She Leaves to cherish her memory children Alonzo (Daisy) McDaniel; Charlotte McDaniel Bennett and Hortense Mc Daniel; fifteen grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild, and one great-great-great-grandchild; one sister Vera Baker-Farr and a host of cousins; nieces; nephews and friends. Visitation Friday , February 17, 2017 from 9:00a.m.-11:00a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00a.m. all services at the Guy & Allen Chapel 2959 West 11th Avenue Gary, Indiana. Interment Fern Oaks Cemetery.