|Lucille A. Bauck|
|October 18, 1912 - August 31, 2011|
|Rock Island, Illinois|
|Visitation: 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Saturday September 03, 2011 at Church of Peace United Church of Christ, 1114 12th St., Rock Island, Ill.|
|Funeral Service: 3:00 p.m. Saturday September 03, 2011 at Church of Peace United Church of Christ, 1114 12th St., Rock Island, Ill.|
|Interment: Tuesday September 06, 2011 at Chippiannock Cemetery, Rock Island, Ill. |
|Lucille A. Bauck, 98, a resident of Silver Cross Nursing Center, Rock Island, died Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at the center.|
Funeral services are 3:00 p.m. Saturday at Church of Peace United Church of Christ, Rock Island. Visitation is 1 p.m. until service time Saturday at the church. Private burial will be Tuesday at Chippiannock Cemetery, Rock Island. Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Rock Island is assisting the family. Memorials may be made to Church of Peace or to the American Cancer Society.
Lucille Baumann was born on Oct. 18, 1912 in Rock Island, a daughter of John and Agnes Sisco Baumann. She married Milton C. Bauck on May 28, 1932 at the Church of Peace. He died May 29, 1990.
Lu attended Rock Island Schools and graduated from Brown’s Business College, Rock Island. She was working as a secretary in Dubuque, when she met her future husband, Milt.
She was a lifetime member, as well as the oldest living member of the Church of Peace United Church of Christ, Rock Island, where she was a member of the Women’s Guild, had served as a Deacon and a member and past president of the Ida Krueger Circle. She loved to sing and sang in the Church of Peace choir for 39 years along with singing in the Rock Island Women’s Club chorus. She was an avid golfer and played in the Duke Cup and Waterman’s Cup golf tournaments. Lu was a charter member of Mill Creek Country Club and past president of the Mill Creek Women and Indian Bluff Women.
Survivors include her brother-in-law, William Bauck, Dubuque; cousins, Gary Freers, Rock Island, Dr. R. Baumann, Grinnell, Iowa and Dr. William Baumann, Fairfield, Iowa; dear friend, Marilyn Frost, Rock Island; close friend, Bea Anderson, Silvis; and many church friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Milton; two brothers; and a sister.
Dear Lou, you will be missed by many. Whle working at Friendship Manor,I enjoyed your spirited sense of humor. You called me Gloria simply because I looked like a Gloria to you instead of a Joanie. :) The thought of that will always make me smile.
Rest in peace...
-- Joan Bollaert (Gloria) :)
How blessed I was in my life to have met and known you Dear Lu. I dearly enjoyed talking with you every time you came to our office. To hear your stories about golfing and all the adventures you had in your almost 99 years of life. You were a classy lady, with a beautiful spirit that shined through your smile. Rest in Peace Dear Lu - you will be missed my all whose lives you touched.