|Birth: ||May 6, 1920|
|Death: ||Jan. 21, 2007|
Married Elmer Elton Baumbach 24 Aug 1977.
BUAMBACH, NORMA F. (STETLER)*
Norma Faye Baumbach of Davis died on Jan. 21, 2007, at Sutter Davis Hospital. An area resident since 1936, she was 86 years old.
A graveside service and interment begin at 10 a.m. Friday at the Davis Cemetery, 820 Pole Line Road. A memorial service will follow at Pole Line Road Baptist Church, 770 Pole Line Road in Davis.
Born May 6, 1920, in Chappell, Neb., to Lynn and Helen Stetler, she graduated from Davis High School in 1938. She was an Air Force bride, married to Milford Symens in 1943. While he served in the Army Air Forces during World War II, she worked for the state Department of Employment in Sacramento. When Milford returned, they were stationed at various Air Force bases throughout the country. They also enjoyed three years of service in Puerto Rico.
Upon returning to the United States, her husband retired from the Air Force and they bought their home in Davis. She worked for 20 years as a secretary at the chemistry department at UC Davis.
Her husband, Milford, died in 1968. In 1977, she married her second husband, Elmer Baumbach, who owned and operated the Davis Auto Body and Repair Shop. He died in 1986. That same year, she joined the Pole Line Road Baptist Church.
In addition to her first and second husbands, she was preceded in death by her brother, Donald Stetler.
She is survived by her three goddaughters, Liz Barnard and her family of Manassas, Va.; Kathy McGinley and her family of Beaverton, Ore.; and Ginger McMichaels of Fayetteville, Ga.; and her adopted niece, Patricia Finch of Torrance.
She is further survived by her friends, Gilberta Michaels of Kalispell, Mont.; and Winnie and Gene Prewett of Anderson; a cousin, Susan Sterling of Santa Barbara; a niece, Harriett Davis; as well as numerous cousins and her church family.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Pole Line Road Baptist Church. Those who wish to sign a guestbook online may do so at www.wiscombefuneral. com. Arrangements are with Wiscombe's Davis Funeral Chapel.
Source: NewsBank.com / Davis Enterprise, The (CA) - (January 24, 2007)
Elmer Elton Baumbach (1919 - 1986)*
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Record added: Feb 07, 2009
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