Herbert C. “Herbie” Bauman Jr., 80, husband of Doris E. (Snoke) Bauman, passed away after a battle with cancer on Saturday at home with his family by his side.
Born in Pottstown, he was the son of the late Herbert C. Sr. and Anna (Vanderslice) Bauman.
Herbert retired in1992 from DANA Corp. after 18 years of employment. He also enjoyed going to the casinos in Delaware.
Along with his wife of 58 years, he is survived by his sons John L. Bauman, husband of Rose, and Larry “Whitey” Bauman; daughters Linda Costa, wife of Samuel III, and Debra Zimmers; sisters Peggy Loeper, wife of Lou, Lorretta Savarese and Shirley Warmuth; half brother Bill Frederick; grandchildren Christina Gehris, Tabitha Patrick, John A. Bauman, Samuel Costa IV, Sara Costa, Kyle C. Zimmers and Logan M. Zimmers. Also surviving are 2 great grandchildren Carlee Rivera and John DeMichael. Along with his parents, he is predeceased by his sisters Janet Richart and Joan Worlington.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, 11:00AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 711 N. Franklin Street, Pottstown with Rev. John Friedlund officiating. Burial will follow in St. Paul’s Cemetery, Amityville. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 10:00AM to 11:00AM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Herbert’s name to Trinity EC Church, 250 Swinehart Road, Boyertown, PA 19512.