Baum, Gordon W.
New Milford, PA: Rev. Gordon W. Baum, 84, of New Milford, PA, died Sunday, March 31, 2013, at his home. Born March 31, 1929 in York, PA, he was the son of the late Clarence L. and Nellie (Kindig) Baum. Rev. Baum was a graduate of Dickinson College and Drew Seminary. He served churches in Union City, NJ, Staten Island, NY, Rahway, NJ, Butler, NJ, and Hopatcong, NJ. He retired in 1992. Survivors include his wife of over 60 years, Doris (Fite) Baum; a daughter and son-in-law, Karen B. & Paul R. Olson of Burke, VA; son & daughter-in-law, Jeff B. & Carol Baum of Fleetwood, PA; and three grandchildren, Kristin Olson, Brendan (Stacey) Olson, and Aaron Baum. Memorial Services will be Saturday 11:00 a.m. at Montrose United Methodist Church, Montrose, PA. The family will greet friends at the conclusion of the service. A lunch to follow. Instead of flowers: memorial contributions may be made to Centenary Fund & Preacher's Aid Society, 1001 Wickapecka Drive, Ocean, NJ 07712. Arrangements have been entrusted to Bartron-Myer Funeral Home, Montrose, PA.
Published in Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin on Apr. 3, 2013