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Betty L. Bauman

May 7, 1931 July 17, 2014
Betty L. Bauman
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Betty L. Bauman, 83, of Allendale, IL, passed away on Thursday July 17, 2014 at Oakview Heights Continuous Care and Rehab. She was born on May 7, 1931 in Knox County, IN, the daughter of Roy Carey and Jessie (Spond) Carey. She married Donald Bauman on May 20, 1951 at the Allendale Christian Church and he survives. Together, Betty and Donald loved traveling and spending time with their family. Betty was a member of Barneys Prairie Christian Church where she was very active in church activities. She worked for several years as a waitress at Ivalus Dining Room. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends. She is survived by her husband of sixty three years, Donald Bauman; two daughters, Cheryl (Tim) Smith of Mount Carmel, and Vicki (Danny) Allen of Allendale; five grandchildren, Matt Smith, Shauna (Nick Blevins) Smith, Adam (Christi Williams) Allen, Drew Allen and Riley Allen; one great grandchild, Ashton Blevins; siblings, Thelma McFarland of Allendale and Roy Wayne (Alice) Carey of Patoka, IN. Betty was preceded in death by her parents; and sister, Joan Balance. Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Allendale Cemetery with Minister Ray Culver officiating. Memorial contributions may be made in Bettys memory to Barneys Prairie Christian Church. Memorial envelopes will be available at the graveside or can be mailed to Keepes Funeral Home, 1500 N. Cherry Street, Mount Carmel, IL 62863. Keepes Funeral Home is serving the family with the arrangements. To leave on line condolences for Bettys family, please visit

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