WAKARUSA — Inez V. Baum, 94, of Wakarusa, passed away Friday, March 14, at Miller’s Merry Manor, Syracuse.
She was born Aug. 29, 1919, in Elkhart, to Meno and Catherine (Flickinger) Weaver.
On April 27, 1946, she married Phil Baum. He died Dec. 22, 1996.
Surviving are two sons, Richard Baum of Chicago and Brad (Cindy) Baum of Wakarusa; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Lois Baum Schreck; and four brothers.
Inez was a homemaker and a member of Wakarusa United Methodist Church and Sigma Eta fine arts sorority. She was a Wakarusa High School graduate.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the 1 p.m. funeral Thursday, March 20, at Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret-Lienhart Funeral Home, 117 W. Waterford St., Wakarusa. Pastor Edward Geleske of Wakarusa United Methodist Church will officiate. Burial will be in Olive (West) Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to Wakarusa Library. Online condolences may be sent at www.rrefh.com