Student, Davenport College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1956; student, Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1957-1958, 77.
Organist, choir director Basilica of St. Adalbert, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1957-1962. Music instructor Michigan Academy of Music, Northern Michigan, 1962-1963. Owner Handwriting Analysis Service, Grand Rapids, 1963-1996.
Editor Garfield Park Association, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1974-1976. Feature columnist Grand Rapids Press., 1966-1976. Staff Diocesan Publications, Grand Rapids, 1977-1985.
Musician, Conventions, community theater, Western Michigan.
Resource authority Grand Rapids Public Library, since 1976. Organizer City Neighborhood Association, Garfield Park, Grand Rapids, 1973, member Greater Grand Rapids Convention Bureau, 1984-1985. Member National Association Pastoral Musicians, National Association of Document Examiners (education chairman 1991, vice president nominee 1992, president nominee 1992), Alliance Women Entrepreneurs, Grand Rapids Federation Musicians, Michigan Graphol.
Resources (chairperson, Woman of Year 1986-1987), Data Personnel Management Association.
Married Raymond Syl Klekoda, August 31, 1957 (divorced 1977). Children: Cecilia (deceased), Vanessa, Rhonda, Darla, Norman, Yvette, Patrice. Married Frederick John Baker, December 31, 1986.