Richard Hacker Bauman, age 85, of Lombard. Beloved husband of the late Ruth “Tudy” Bauman, nee Hammond; loving father of Jill (Steve) Kovanic, Gaye (Norvell) Bujarski, Cheryl Finek, and the late Scott Bauman, father in law of the late Frank Finek; devoted grandfather of Morgan, Frank Jr., Jonathan, Lucas, Lindy, Jenna and Tyler; fond brother of the late Betty June Kolka; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Richard was an avid gardener and member of the Villa Park Garden Club, and a proud veteran of the Korean War.
Memorial Gathering Monday, Dec. 17th, at Knollcrest Funeral Home, 1500 S. Meyers Rd. (3 Blks. S. of Roosevelt), Lombard from 11:00 AM until time of service at 1:00 PM. Interment private. Memorials to Paralyzed Veterans of America, PO BOX 758532, Topeka, KS 66675-8532. Funeral info: (630) 932-1500 or www.knollcrest.net.