Harold S. Bauman Harold S. Bauman, 90, a resident of the Shook Home of Chambersburg and formerly of Sunny Lane, Chambersburg, died Saturday, June 28, 2014, in the nursing home. Born November 20, 1923, in Bucks County, Pa., he was the son of the late Wilmer and Myrtle (Shelly) Bauman. He and his wife, Mary E. (Overpeck) Bauman, were married May 26, 1946, in Souderton. She died on January 29, 2010. In his earlier years, Harold was a farmer, delivered milk and bread and last worked as a manager of a Christian Book Store. He was a member of the Antrim Brethren In Christ Church near Chambersburg and the Berean Sunday School Class. He enjoyed being with his loving family. Surviving family are two daughters, Diane C. Bowers of Mechanicsburg, Lori A. Burkholder and husband Evan of Fayetteville; two sons, Donald R. Bauman of Pittsburgh, Ronald R. Bauman and wife Joan of Manheim; three sisters, Edna Hillegas of Trumbauersville, Ella Barndt and Mary Bittenbinder, both of Quakertown; 11 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 3 at 11:00 AM from the Antrim Brethren In Christ Church, 24 E. Kauffman Road, Chambersburg, with Pastor Ky R. Searcy officiating. Burial will be in the Air Hill Brethren in Christ Church Cemetery, Chambersburg. The family will receive friends at the church on Thursday from 10:00 to 11:00 AM. Memorial contributions may be given in his memory to the Shook Home Benevolent Care Fund, 55 S. Second St., Chambersburg, PA 17201; or the Antrim Brethren In Christ Church, 24 E. Kauffman Road, Chambersburg, PA 17202. Online condolences may be expressed at www.zimmermanfh.com. Arrangements were handled by the Harold M. Zimmerman And Son Funeral Home of Greencastle, PA.
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Published in Public Opinion on July 1, 2014