Northwest NEWS

October 30, 2000

Local News

Wilma M. Baum

Wilma Baum, 80 of Woodinville, formerly of Hawthorne, Calif. and Giltner, Neb., died Thursday, Oct 12, at her place of residence.
   Services were held Oct. 28at Higby Mortuary in Aurora, Neb. She was laid to rest next to her beloved Lloyd in Cedar Valley Cemetery in Doniphan, Neb.
   Memorials are suggested to Alzheimer's Association, 919 North Michigan Avenue, Ste. 1100, Chicago, Illinois 60611. Please include a note in memory of Wilma Baum, acknowledgements to Dennus Baum 14503 164th Avenue NE, Woodinville, WA 98072.
   Wilma was born Wilma Breitenfeldt on July 12, 1920 at Giltner, Neb. to Edward and Augusta Breitendfeldt.
   She married John "Lloyd" Baum on June 15, 1941 and was married for 56 years. They lived in Hawthorne, Calif., from 1941 to 1996,when they moved to Canterbury Square in Woodinville to be near their son and his family.
   Wilma was a member of St. John's Lutheran (formerly Loving Shepherd) Church in Gardena, Calif.
   Survivors include her son, Dennus and his wife, Mary of Woodinville; grandson, David and his wife Jen of Kensington, Md; granddaughter Julieanna, her husband Jeff and great grandson Zachary Williams of Hillsboro, Ore. She is also survived by her sisters Rosalea Springer of Giltner, Neb., Bernice Shultz also of Giltner, Neb. and Ila Elmoni of Huntington Beach, Calif.