Jean Louise Bartrom,91, Huntington, IN, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 10:35 a.m. at Oakbrook Village. Mrs. Bartrom was born September 16, 1921 in Wabash County, IN to Homer and Freda Grimm Baumbauer. Her parents preceded her in death. Mrs. Bartrom married Boniface M. Bartrom June 30, 1938 in St. Paul of the Cross Church, Columbia City, IN. He preceded her in death on May 19, 1990. Jean worked for Art Chemical for 5 years and Memcor for 10 years. She was also a homemaker and a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Huntington, IN. She is survived by: 2 sons: James Michael Bartrom and Thomas Marcellus Bartrom both of Huntington, IN; 1 daughter: Sharon(Jerry) Allred, Huntington, IN; 8 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and 1 brother: Homer George Baumbauer, FL.
She was also preceded in death by 2 grandsons; 2 sisters: Margaret Thayer, and Joan DeWitt; 2 brothers: Charles Herbert Baumbauer, and Donald J. Baumbauer A Memorial Mass will be held on Monday, August 19, 2013 at 10:00 am at St. Mary Catholic Church, 903 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN with Father John Pfister officiating.
Following the Memorial Mass, burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Huntington, IN.
In Lieu of flowers memorials to St. Mary Catholic Church. McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN.. is in charge of arrangements.