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Leo Michael Baith
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Birth: Jul. 10, 1919
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 13, 2010
Florence County
Wisconsin, USA

Leo M. Baith, 90, of Florence (Commonwealth Township), Wisconsin, passed away Saturday, March 13, 2010, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center, Iron Mountain, Michigan.

He was born July 10, 1919, in Portage, Pennsylvania, son of the late John L. and Christina (Denne) Baith. On July 23, 1946, in Chicago, Illinois he married Catherine Bednarski. She survives.

Leo retired in 1963 from the Veterans Hospital, now the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center, Iron Mountain. He was a veteran of World War II having served in the U. S. Army in India and Burma. He was a member of the American Legion Post No. 211, Florence, and the Florence County Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 3635.

Survivor include, his wife, Catherine Baith, Florence; two sons, Louis (Sue) Baith, David (Terri) Baith, Appleton, Wis., two daughters, Marian (Arland) Klimek, Green Bay, Wis., Celeste Baith, Florence; four grandchildren, Sara (Jim) Medinger, Kristin (Justin) Latham, Adam Baith, Luke Baith; two great-grandchildren, Delaney, Brayden; and one sister, Sarah Cerwensky, Portage,Penna. He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers, four sisters.

Visitation will be Saturday, March 20, 2010, from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 at St. Mary Catholic Church, Florence. VFW Post No.3635, Florence, will accord military rites 11:30 a.m. Saturday, at the church. The Memorial Mass will be celebrated 11:45 a.m. Saturday, at the church. Rev. Matt Settle will officiate.
Family links: 
  John Leo Baith (1879 - 1948)
  Christina Denne Baith (1883 - 1962)
  Henry L. Baith (1904 - 1977)*
  Edward Simon Baith (1906 - 1996)*
  Margaret Baith Butz (1909 - ____)*
  Elsie Baith Popp (1910 - 1976)*
  Leonard D. Baith (1912 - 1989)*
  Walter Baith (1913 - 1961)*
  Arthur R Baith (1915 - 1978)*
  Katherine Sarah Baith Ruffing (1916 - 1987)*
  Leo Michael Baith (1919 - 2010)
  Sarah Christina Baith Cerwensky (1921 - 2010)*
  Almeda Baith Trusch (1922 - 1987)*
*Calculated relationship
Commonwealth Cemetery
Florence County
Wisconsin, USA
Created by: Ronh
Record added: May 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70146169
Leo Michael Baith
Added by: Ronh
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