Edward F. Baumgras, aged 81, returned to the Lord on Sunday, December 1, 2019. He is survived by: Marilyn Elizabeth Baumgras, his loving wife of 59 years; his daughter Lynne Marie Baumgras; his son, Glenn Edward Baumgras and daughter-in-law, Janine Baumgras; his granddaughters, Halee and Hanna Baumgras; and his sister-in-law (Richard) Susan Baumgras.
Edward graduated from Northeastern University with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and served from 1955 to 1969 as a 1st Lieutenant with the 73rd Engineer Company Unit. He retired from Pass & Seymour as Plant Manager. Edward enjoyed family outings, computers, hunting, and boating. He was an avid HAM radio operator and recently earned accreditation as a volunteer examiner for the Amateur Radio Service.
Edward was truly beloved by his family and friends. He was a kind soul who also had a special place in his heart for all animals.
A private family memorial service will be held at Gates Funeral Home in Baldwinsville. In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation may be made in Edward’s name to the Wanderer’s Rest Humane Association in Canastota, NY.
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