Feb. 16, 1946 Janesville Rock County Wisconsin, USA
Jul. 10, 1988 Edgerton Rock County Wisconsin, USA
Baron V. Balas, 36, of 14 Mechanic, Edgerton, died Sunday in Edgerton Hospital, Rock County. Rock County Coroner, Richard Messner ruled the death was due to a self inflicted gun shot wound.
He was born Feb 16, 1947, in Janesville. A Navy veteran, Balas served on the aircraft carrier Roosevelt during the Vietnam War. He was employed the last 12 years by GMAD. He was a member of The Wisconsin National Guard Janesville Unit, UAW Local No. 95, Moose Lodge No. 197 and VFW.
Surviving are two daughters, Tina and Tonya; his father and stepmother, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Balas; two brothers, Jerry and Robert, all of Janesville, and his stepfather Ellsworth Voss of Winter Haven, Fla.
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in Overton Funeral Home, Janesville. Burial with Military rites, will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010
Name: Baron Balas Birth Date: 16 Feb 1946 Death Date: 10 Jul 1983 SSN: 394442313 Branch 1: NAVY Enlistment Date 1: 13 Jan 1964 Release Date 1: 6 Jan 1967