April 21, 1933 – September 5, 2014
Darrel Douglas Baumgardner was born April 21, 1933 to Douglas and Elsie Baumgardner in Sioux City, Iowa. Darrel served in the United States Army from 1953 to 1955 during the Korean Conflict. He married Nancy Erickson on December 6, 1957 in Cambridge. Darrel worked at Hach Chemical in Ames and enjoyed camping and hunting.
Darrel passed away September 5, 2014 at the Madrid Home in Madrid.
Darrel is survived by his three children, Brian Baumgardner, Donna Baumgardner and Mark (Barbara) Baumgardner; four grandchildren, Scott Baumgardner, Jami Kaufman, Brooklyn Baumgardner and Brenna Baumgardner and one sister, Lola Brittian.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Nancy; and two brothers, Veryl Ruggles and Ralph Baumgardner.
Memorials may be designated to the family.