Alberta E. Bauch
First Congregational Church of Tallmadge member, Tallmadge High School graduate,
Historical Society member
Alberta E. (Crossen) Bauch, 90, died Oct. 8, 2013.
Mrs. Bauch was born in Tallmadge and remained in the Tallmadge area all her life. She graduated from Tallmadge High School in 1941 and worked for B.F. Goodrich Co. during World War II testing underwater suits for servicemen. She was a Girl Scout leader for Troop 33 for more than 40 years, was a member of the Tallmadge Historical Society, the Tallmadge Alumni Association and was a lifelong member of First Congregational Church of Tallmadge, where she was active teaching Sunday school and with Women's Fellowship.
Mrs. Bauch was preceded in death by her parents, John and Marie Crossen; husband, Harry Bauch; son, Pat Bauch; brother, John Crossen; granddaughter, Elizabeth Bauch; and son-in-law, Jim Maddox. She is survived by her daughter, Kathleen (Kitty) Maddox; son, Chris (Sue) Bauch all of Tallmadge; grandchildren, Amy (Brent) Bauknecht, Patrick (Irina) Bauch, Matthew Bauch all of Tallmadge, John (Diana) Maddox of Wadsworth, Anne (Dan) Pertick of Brady Lake; great-grandchildren, Luke, Natalie, and Julia Maddox, Mark, Maria, and Joshua Bauknecht, and looking forward to the arrival of baby Bauknecht; special nephew, Denny Crossen; and pets, Simon and Holly.
Interment was at Tallmadge Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Women's Fellowship at First Congregational Church of Tallmadge, 85 Heritage Drive, Tallmadge, OH 44278.
Donovan Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.