|Birth: ||Dec. 1, 1910|
La Crosse County
|Death: ||Dec. 29, 2008|
Elda M. Baumbach, 98, of Sparta died Monday, December 29, 2008 at Rolling Hills Rehabilitation Center, Sparta. She was born on December 1, 1910 in La Crosse County, Wisconsin to Henry and Emma Selbrede. She grew up in the Bangor and West Salem area.
After she graduated from high school Elda attended La Crosse Normal School. She worked at the bank in Bangor. On may 17, 1932 she married John H. Baumbach in West Salem. She worked at Fort Mc Coy as the PX Manager.
Elda retired in 1968. John passed away on April 17, 1992. She was a member of St. John's Ev. Lutheran Church, Sparta.
She is survived by five children, Joyce (James) Dyrud of New Richmond, WI, John J. Baumbach of Sparta, Clifford (Lucy) Baumbach of Long Lake, MN, Gary Baumbach of Spokane, WA, Karen Riley of Sparta; special niece, LaValle (Raymond) Thielker of Sparta; seven grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; five great great grandchildren; four step grandchildren; nieces, and nephews.
In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, and four sisters.
Funeral services will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Lanham-Miller Funeral Home, Sparta. Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Sparta.
Friends may call at the Lanham-Miller Funeral Home on Saturday from 12 noon until the time of services.
The Lanham-Miller Funeral Home, Sparta is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.
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Record added: Feb 08, 2009
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