|Birth: ||Oct. 1, 1915|
|Death: ||Oct. 7, 2005|
Copied with permission from the Shawnee News=Star:
October 11, 2005:
McLoud resident Herbert George Baade, 90, died Friday, Oct. 7, at Solara Hospital in Shawnee.
He was born Oct. 1 , 1915, in McLoud to Conrad and Margaret (Tischer) Baade.
He proudly received his Eagle Scout Badge at age 16. After graduation, he joined his father in the farming and ranching business until 1940, when he joined the Army Air Corp.
He served five years. He was stationed in China and India as well as Las Vegas, where he was a flight instructor.
In June of 1943 he married Mildred Tilbury.
After being discharged in 1946, Mr. and Mrs. Baade moved to State Center near Jones. They farmed there until 1951.
In the fall of 1950, they bought the Newton Farm just off Fishmarket Road in McLoud and have made their home there for 55 years.
Herbert received numerous awards for farming and service to the community, including The Bankers Award for Conservation in 1959 and Farmer of the Year for Pottawatomie County for 1960. He also was honored as a 60-year Mason.
He was a member of the McLoud AARP, the American Legion and a longtime member of the McLoud United Methodist Church since age 14.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two infant sons and two sisters, Ruth and Margaret.
Survivors include his wife, Mildred Baade of the home; one daughter and son-in-law, Linda and David Smith of McLoud; one brother and sister-in-law, Alfred and Rosalee Baade of McLoud; two grandchildren and spouses, Chandi and Brian Epperly of Yukon and Jeff and Heather Smith of The Village; one great-grandson, Brynnen Epperly; many other relatives and friends.
Service will be 2 pm today at McLoud United Methodist Church with the Rev. Ruth Tipps officiating. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery, McLoud, under the direction of Smith~Parks Funeral Service in Harrah.
Conrad H. Baade (1890 - 1975)
Margaret A. Tischer Baade (1895 - 1976)
Mildred Elnora Tilbury Baade (1920 - 2015)*
Infant Son Baade (1947 - 1947)*
Herbert George Baade (1915 - 2005)
Margaret Elaine Baade Stettler (1921 - 2004)*
Ruth Baade (1923 - 1923)*
McLoud Riverside Cemetery
Created by: Kay Sugg Best
Record added: Oct 12, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11940720