Karon M. Baptiste
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Services are pending for Karon M. Baptiste, 72, of Tracy, a health care worker, who died June 6 at her home.

Born Dec. 3, 1940, in Lincoln, Neb., Mrs. Baptiste lived in Tracy for a year. She had worked as an acute-care certified nursing assistant and was a member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church of Tracy.

Survivors include two sons, Michael Baptiste of Tracy and Roger Grimm, and his wife, Britteva, of San Bernardino; a daughter, Mardean Homfeld of Tracy; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Her husband of 38 years, Leroy Baptiste, preceded her in death in 2005.

Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave., is handling arrangements.

Contributions in Mrs. Baptiste’s name may be sent to McHenry House Tracy Family Shelter, 757 A St., Tracy, CA 95376 or www.mchenryhousetracy.org; or Tracy Interfaith Ministries, 311 W. Grant Line Road, Tracy, CA 95376 or www.tracyinterfaith.org.

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