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Roger Burton Baumann

August 4, 1930 ~ December 5, 2020 (age 90)

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Roger Burton Baumann, 90, of Harvard, died Sat., Dec. 5 at Mercy Harvard Hospital.

Roger was born Aug. 4, 1930 to Arnold Fred and Bertha (Vargo) Baumann in Harvard.  He married Lois Graham on April 20, 1963 in Mt. Carroll, IL.   Roger lived in Harvard his whole life, grew up on a farm, and had valued hard work.  He worked at Union Special in Marengo, Starline in Harvard, and was a very dedicated building maintenance and grounds keep at Trinity Lutheran Church in Harvard for 40 years.  He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and loved good home cooking and to watch westerns.

Survivors include his wife Lois of Harvard, daughters Peggy ( Mickey) Ulmer of Harvard and Caryn Still of Harvard, five grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and brother Arnold (Loretta) Baumann Jr. of Marengo, IL.

He is preceded in death by his parents and brother Rev. Clifford Baumann.

Services will be at a later date.

In lieu of flowers and gifts, donations to Trinity Lutheran Church in Harvard 504 E. Diggins St. Harvard, IL 60033 would be greatly appreciated.

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