SPRINGFIELD, IL – Lorraine K. Baumgarten, 90, died at 3:05 a.m. Sunday, December 20, 2015, at her home. She was born January 2, 1925 in Jacksonville to Fred and Kathryn Chance Buckley. She married Robert A. Baumgarten in 1949 and he preceded her in death in 1973. Also preceding her in death was a son, Kenneth.
Surviving are a granddaughter, Nicole Baumgarten; a grandson, Kyle Baumgarten and daughter-in-law, Susan Finzen-Baumgarten, all of Sioux City, IA; one brother, Jacob “Daniel” (Shirley) Buckley of Clarksville, MO and many nieces and nephews.
Lorraine retired from the State of Illinois and owned and operated Baumgarten Memorials with her husband.
Memorial Service: The family will host a private memorial service at a later date.
The family will host a memorial service at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Home Hospice.
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