Donald Lynn BAUMER

Donald Lynn BAUMER

Male 1899 - 1999  (99 years)

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  • Name Donald Lynn BAUMER  [2, 3
    • BAUMER, DONALD LYNN 'PETE'

      Born May 13, 1899, in Eaton County, died January 27, 1999, at the age of 99. Mr. Baumer was a veteran of World War I and was employed at REO Motor Works and fisher Body. He was an active bowler for 47 years and an avid fisherman. Mr. Baumer played drums for Munn's Band in Eaton rapids and was best remembered for his love of his flower and vegetable gardens. He was preceded in death by his wife, Neva L. (Bateman) on February 1,1984; son Kenneth Ripley Baumer who died serving his couontry during World War II on the USS Albacore submarine; and a son-in-law, Charles A. Armitage (1997). Surviving are 3 daughters, Lorraine Armitage of Sarasota, Fl., Marilyn (Avery) Haak of Port Wing, WI, and Linda (Larry) Hodge of Spokane, WA; 7 grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Monday, Feb 1, 2pm at the Gorsline-Runciman Co. Lansing Chapel, 900 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing, with the Rev. Wesley B. Emerson officiating. Interment will follow in Dimondale Cemetery, Dimondale. the family will receive friends at the Chapel 1 hour prior to the service.

      The State Journal - Lansing MI
      Sunday, January 31, 1999

      Received from Sandye Baumer Strickland [1]
    Nickname Pete 
    Born 13 May 1899  Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Living with parents in Eaton Rapids, Eaton Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1910  Living with parents in Eaton Rapids, Eaton Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1920  Living in Lansing, Ingham Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1930  Living in Lansing, Ingham Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1940  Living in Lansing, Ingham Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 27 Jan 1999  Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Dimondale Cemetery, Dimondale, Eaton Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I99456  Main Tree
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2022 

    Father Reuben Peter BAUMER,   b. 6 May 1868, Fremont, Sandusky Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1943, Eaton Rapids, Eaton Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Sophronia RIPLEY,   b. 5 Sep 1872, Henrietta, Jackson Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1961  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 7 Dec 1893  Mason, Ingham Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F41135  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Neva Lucile BATEMAN,   b. 18 Mar 1901, Windsor, Eaton Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1984, Lansing, Ingham Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Children 
     1. Lorraine P. BAUMER,   b. 15 May 1921, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 2009, Sarasota, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [Birth]
     2. Kenneth Ripley BAUMER,   b. 10 Apr 1923, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1944, Japan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)  [Birth]
     3. Marilyn BAUMER
     4. Linda L. BAUMER
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F41136  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Donald L. and Neva L. (Bateman) Baumer
    Donald L. and Neva L. (Bateman) Baumer
    50th Anniversary photo provided on Find A Grave by Sandye Baumer Strickland
    Donald Lynn 'Pete' Baumer
    Donald Lynn "Pete" Baumer
    Donald is the son of Reuben P. Baumer and Mary Ripley.

    Donald Lynn Baumer
    Donald Lynn Baumer
    This is Donald Lynn Baumer's high school Senior photo.
    Baumer Brothers
    Baumer Brothers
    Jesse Dorr Baumer, Donald Lynn Baumer and Ralph Peter Baumer

    Documents
    Donald Lynn Baumer Obituary
    Donald Lynn Baumer Obituary
    Donald Lynn "Pete" Baumer Obituary
    The State Journal - Lansing, MI
    Sunday, January 31, 1999


    Headstones
    Donald Lynn Baumer and Neva Lucile Bateman Headstone
    Donald Lynn Baumer and Neva Lucile Bateman Headstone
    Donald L., son of Reuben P. Baumer and Mary S. Ripley, and his wife Neva L. Bateman are buried in the Dimondale Cemetery in Dimondale, Eaton Co., Michigan.

    Created by: Sandra Moore
    Photo added by: Pat McArthur

  • Sources 
    1. [S11705] Obituary Notice for Donald Lynn "Pete" Baumer.

    2. [S11623] 1900 Census Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Michigan.

    3. [S10077] Ancestry.com: U.S. World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.

    4. [S7570] Ancestry.com: U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

    5. [S11624] 1910 Census Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Michigan.

    6. [S5421] 1920 Census Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan.

    7. [S5419] 1930 Census Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan.

    8. [S5420] 1940 Census Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan.

    9. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.

    10. [S6971] Ancestry.com: Michigan Marriage Records, 1867-1952.