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Henry Arno DAUM Jr.

1917 - 2013 Obituary Condolences
Age 95, passed away surrounded by family on Monday, February 25, 2013 at his son's home. He was born on November 29, 1917 at St. Paul, MN to his parents Henry Arno and Agnes (Johnson) Daum. Henry attended University High School in St. Paul and matriculated from Macalester College in St. Paul. He then served in the United States Navy during World War II. On July 17, 1943 he was united in marriage to Suzanne Sherk at Cumberland, MD. Henry was then transferred to Norman, OK and later Oakland, CA where he ended his naval service. Henry and Suzanne moved to Chicago where he attended the University of Chicago and earned a Master's Degree in Social Work. He was a professor of Social Work at St. Olaf College, the University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, and Mississippi State at Meridian from where he retired as Professor Emeritus. Following his retirement Henry resided in Monticello, WI. He was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Meridian, MS, and Lake Nokomis Lutheran Church in Minneapolis, MN, the Lion's Club, Y's Men, and the American Society of Social Workers. Henry was survived by his wife Suzanne, three children Toni Daum, Henry (Heidi River) Daum III and Ali (Rick) Daum Liddle, grandchildren Nathaniel (Alicia) Liddle, Noah Liddle, Claudia (Aaron) Liddle Jennings, Robin River, and Christo River-Paprock, great-grandchildren Izzy River-Furlano, Elliot Liddle, and Isadora Liddle, and a sister Barbara Butler. He was preceded in death by his parents. The Zentner-Beal Funeral Home of New Glarus, WI assisted the family. A memorial service for Hank and Suzanne who joined Hank in Heaven on July 23, 2014 will be in Minneapolis at Lake Nokomis Lutheran Church, 5011 31st Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55417 on September 6th at 11 am followed by lunch and a time of sharing. www.bealfuneralhomes.com
Published in Pioneer Press on Aug. 13, 2014
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