|Birth: ||Jul. 26, 1931|
|Death: ||Aug. 9, 1991|
James E. Stallbaumer, 60, died Friday, Aug. 9, 1991, at his home in Seneca, KS. He had cancer.
He was born July 27, 1931, near St. Benedict, the son of Walter and Theresa Fangman Stallbaumer. He attended Roger's Country School and St. Benedict School, graduating in 1949.
After graduation, he worked as a mechanic for Emmett Bergman Repair in St. Benedict.
He served in the Army in 1952 in Korea, where he was wounded and received the Purple Heart. He was discharged in 1953. He was a stockman and a farmer, and also operated a dairy from 1967 to 1981.
He was a member of St. Mary's Parish in St. Benedict and served on the church committee and parish council. Mr. Stallbaumer was a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Memorial Post. No. 7458 and the Earle W. Taylor Post No. 21 of the American Legion, both in Seneca.
He married Patricia Haug on May 29, 1956, at St. Mary's Church. They lived north of St. Benedict until 1957, when they moved to a farm north of Seneca.
Survivors include his wife, of the home; six sons, Roger, Bill and Larry, all of the home, Daniel J., Bern, Jerry W., Seneca, and Mike J., Axtell; four daughters, Linda Hughes and Mary K. Ferry, both of Lawrence, Jan Rottinghaus, Seneca, and Donna Sue Uphaus, Topeka; his father, Walter Stallbaumer, Seneca; four sisters; Edith Deters, Centralia, Blanche Haug, Abilene, Joan Steinlage, Goff, and Anna Marie Hiestand, Moorehead, Minn.; three brothers, Pat, Meriden, Edward, Topeka, and Kenneth, Oconto, Neb.; and 16 grandchildren. He was preceeded in death by his mother, a brother, Clarence, and a sister, Theresa Marie.
A mass of Christian burial was held Monday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in St. Benedict with the Rev. Henry Deters officiating. Burial in the church cemetery.
Tuesday, August 13, 1991 ljworld
PRIVATE US Army
40th Infantry Division
Wounded in Action - North Korea October 24, 1952
Source - U.S., Korean War Casualties, 1950-1957 Ancestry.com
Walter Martin Stallbaumer (1903 - 1996)
Theresa A Fangman Stallbaumer (1903 - 1989)
Clarence J Stallbaumer (1930 - 1945)*
James Edward Stallbaumer (1931 - 1991)
Theresa Maria Stallbaumer (1941 - 1943)**
Saint Marys Cemetery
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