February 18, 1925 – December 21, 2013
Howard H. Bauman, 88, passed from this life on Saturday, December 21, 2013, at Spurgeon Manor in Dallas Center, from a heart ailment.
The family will greet friends from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Thursday, December 26, 2013, at Brandt Funeral Home in Dallas Center. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am on Friday, December 27, 2013, at St. Peter Lutheran Church, located at 1001 S. James Street in Grimes. Burial will be at Sunny Hill Cemetery in Grimes, Iowa.
Howard was born on February 18, 1925, in rural Grimes, Iowa to Harry and Mary A.M. (Rothfus) Bauman.
He lived his entire life on the family homestead in rural Dallas County which was recognized as a Century Farm in 2011. Howard loved farming which is all he ever wanted to do. He was wrapping up the 2013 crop year and planning for 2014 with his sons on the day he passed. He married Agnes V. Tuttle on February 28, 1944 and together they celebrated 61 years together. Howard was a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church in Grimes.
He is survived and lovingly remembered by his two sons, Don (Colleen) Bauman of Grimes, IA, Darrell (Lynda) Bauman of Adel, IA; 7 grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Marion and wife Agnes. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter Lutheran Church in Grimes or Spurgeon Manor in Dallas Center.
ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES ~ BRANDT DALLAS CENTER CHAPEL.Information provided by: Iles Funeral Homes Brandt Dallas Center Chapel 1301 Ash Street Dallas Center, IA 50063 www.ilesfuneralhomes.com