ERNEST BAUKNECHT CROWN POINT / FORMERLY OF PORTAGE, IN Ernest Bauknecht, age 81, currently of Crown Point, formerly of Portage, passed away on Thursday, July 31, 2014. Ernest is survived by his six children: Tina Bauknecht, Jeff Bauknecht, Mark (Cris) Bauknecht, Dean (CeCe) Huddlestun, Jeff (Maria) Huddlestun and Chris (Erica Radic) Bauknecht; six grandchildren; one sister. He was preceded in death by son, Kenneth. Ernest retired from U.S. Steel and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Friends may visit with the family on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Geisen Funeral, Cremation & Reception Centre, 606 E. 113th Ave./South St., Crown Point, IN 46307 from 1:00 to 8:00 PM. Services will conclude at the funeral home. Ernest will be taken to Weeks Cemetery in Bridgeport, Ohio for interment. View directions and/or sign guestbook at www.GeisenFuneralHome.com or contact 219-663-2500.
Geisen Funeral, Cremation & Reception Centre - Crown Point
606 E. 113th Ave. Crown Point, IN 46307
Published in The Times on Aug. 3, 2014