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John Duane Bauman

August 22, 1930 - August 9, 2017

U.S. Veteran

Service Date: August 12, 2017

John Duane Bauman, 86, of Belleville, Illinois, born Friday, August 22, 1930, in Kaskaskia, Illinois, passed away Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at Eden Village in Glen Carbon, Illinois.

John was an Attorney. He was a member of Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Belleville Illinois.  John was a member of the Trial Attorneys of America since 1980; President of the St. Clair County Bar Association 1972-1973; member of the American Legion; President of the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys 1975-1976; President of St. Clair Country Club 1980-1982; Vice-President 1999-2000 and President of the Illinois Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners Foundation. John was a United States Korean War Army Veteran.

He was preceded in death by his:

  • Wife: Avis C., nee Moore, Bauman
  • Parents: Louis Wells and Veronica Genevieve, nee Schmerbauch, Bauman
  • 3 Brothers
    • Joseph Bauman
    • Paul Bauman
    • James Bauman
  • Sister: JoAnn Bauman

Surviving are his:

  • Children
    • Mark D. (Maura) Bauman
    • Jeffery P. (Judy) Bauman
    • Tom J. (Donna) Bauman
  • Brother: Robert Bauman
  • Sister: Emily Lyons
  • 4 Grandchildren
    • Dr. John C. Bauman
    • Michael J. Bauman
    • Elizabeth Bauman Collado
    • Ryan M. Bauman

Memorials: Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.

Visitation:  Friends may call from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Saturday, August 12, 2017 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, Illinois.

Funeral:  Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, August 12, 2017 at Kurrus Funeral Home.  Private family interment at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, Illinois.