Betty J. Bauman

October 20, 1927 - November 11, 2016

Betty J. Bauman, age 89 of Litchfield, OH passed onto her heavenly home Friday, November 11, 2016. Betty was born in Medina, Ohio on October 20, 1927 to the late Archie and LoDema Hamer. She was a lifelong resident of Medina County. Betty was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Valley City and the Ladies Group. She had been a waitress at the former HobNob Restaurant in Lodi for many years. Lastly, had worked at the Cloak & Hangar in Buehler’s Forest Meadow Store. She was an avid Cleveland Indians and Cleveland Cavaliers fan. Betty mostly enjoyed following and supporting her grandchildren’s activities. Betty is survived by her husband, Willard of 70 years, children- William (Pam), Robert (Julie), Bonnie (Ken) Smay and Rex. Grandchildren- Brian (Heather) Bauman, Kristin (Ryan) Anderson, Benjamin (Nichole) Bauman, Janice (Keith) Curtin, Bradley Bauman (Kellie), Kyle Bauman and Brett Smay. Great grandchildren- Madison, Brayden, Charlotte, Ellianna Bauman, Blakeslee Curtin, Travis & Trent Anderson and Brooke Bauman and a Sister- Virginia Hinkel. Preceded in death by a brother Joe Hamer and sister- LaRue Brown. Funeral Service- 11:00 a.m. Weds, November 16, 2016 at Zion Lutheran Church 2233 Abbeyville Road Valley City. Rev. Jim Watson, officiating. Burial- Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Valley City. Calling hours- Tuesday, November 15, 2016, from 2:00-4:00PM & 6:00-8:00 PM at the Bauer Funeral Home 2089 Columbia Road Valley City. In lieu of flowers- The family suggests memorials to Zion Lutheran Church or Hospice of Medina County.


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