Edward H. Baumgartner Sr.

Edward H. Baumgartner, Sr.

AGE: 78 • North Plainfield

Edward H. Baumgartner, Sr. 78, died Monday, December 3, 2012 at his home with his family at his side. Mr. Baumgartner was born in Plainfield, and was a life long resident of North Plainfield. Edward was a Sheet Metal Mechanic retiring from Atlantic Metal Products of Springfield, N.J. He served in the United States Navy from 1952 to 1959.

He was predeceased by his wife, Florence Baumgartner in 1995, and a son, Edward Jr. in 2007. Surviving is a son, Glenn Baumgartner of Belvidere, two daughters, Diana and her husband Steven Whitman of North Plainfield, and Lisa Tassie of North Plainfield. Also surviving are two sisters, Clare and husband John Grega of North Plainfield, Elizabeth Dinowitz of Surry, New Hampshire, five grandchildren, Jessica, Ariel, Dennis, Joshua, and Mathew, also many nephews and nieces.

Services will be Friday 10 a.m. at the Scarpa Funeral Home 22 Craig Place, North Plainfield. Burial will be at Lake Nelson Memorial Park in Piscataway. Visiting hours are Thursday 7-9 p.m.

Published in Courier News on Dec. 7, 2012