BAUMLE, Donald James

On Easter Sunday morning, April 24, 2011, Donald James Baumle of Whitecourt passed away peacefully at the age of 62 years.

Don will be forever loved and always remembered by Sharon, his wife of 13 years; children, Melanie (Brent) Sands of Sayward, BC, Kira (Dylan) Jones of Edmonton, Daniel Sands of Vancouver, BC and Shayne (Jesse) Filipek of Grand Forks, BC; ten grandchildren; brothers and sister, Francis (Rita) Baumle of Hinton, Allan (Helen) Baumle of Westbank, BC, Betty-Ann Lynes of Enderby, BC, Paul (Carolynne) Baumle of Enderby, BC and John (Heather) Baumle, of Calgary; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents, Frank and Gladys. Don was very family oriented, spending quality time with them and Sharon at “the lake” in the Okanagan. Close friends were like family to Don and were always part of the gatherings. Conversation that was lively and frequently filled with laughter was important to him. Don loved and was loved. Rest in Peace.

A Celebration of Don’s Life will be held Friday, April 29 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, 5540 Mink Creek Road, Whitecourt, AB with Reverend Gerard Gauthier officiating. Cremation has taken place. Private inurnment.

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