Nancy R. Baum

Passed away on Tuesday, September 20, 2005. Nancy is survived by her lover and husband, Brad Gelder of Point Breeze; her mother, Barbara Baum of Bethel Park; her brothers,    Raymond   Baum   of Rogers, AK, John Baum of Wexford, PA, David Baum of Wallingford, PA and Matthew Baum of Columbia, MD; her sister, Amy Krystek of Pleasant Hills; numerous nieces and nephew; and her beloved pets, Nicholas,  Caviar,   Sparkle   and Portia. Nancy is also survived by hundreds of people and animals whose lives she has touched. She loved children, music, art, gardening, her family and, most of all, making others happy. Friends will be received Saturday evening 8:30-10:30 and Sunday afternoon 1-2 at BURTON L. HIRSCH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2704 Murray Avenue, Squirrel Hill (412-521-2600), where a Memorial  Service  will  be  held  Sunday at 2 pm in the Chapel. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Animal Friends, 2643 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 or Going Home Greyhounds Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 513 Wexford, PA 15090.
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Burton L. Hirsch Funeral Home, Inc.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Sept. 23 to Sept. 24, 2005