Lance Gentry Baumgartner, age 54, of Huntsville, Texas, formerly of Swanton, Ohio, passed away Saturday, June 24, 2017 in Pecos, Texas. He was born February 14, 1963 in Aspen, Colorado to Larry Baumgartner and Helen (Gentry) Wilhelm. Lance served in the Army National Guard, was a volunteer firefighter with the Swanton Fire Department, and worked as a truck driver for many years.
Lance is survived by his son, Christopher (Melissa Baughman) Baumgartner; daughter, Chelsea Baumgartner; mother, Helen (Allen) Wilhelm; father, Larry (Jean) Baumgartner; sister, Lisa Baumgartner; step-sisters, Lisa (Michael) Charles, Shelly (Joseph) Gross, Kimberly Schirripa, Linda Osterman, Karen Griffin; grandsons, Alex and Owen Baumgartner.
Visitation will be held Friday, July 14, 2017 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Weigel Funeral Home, 204 Chestnut St. in Swanton (419.826.2631), where services celebrating his life will begin at 11:00 a.m.. Interment will follow at Swanton Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
Residence: Huntsville, Texas; formerly of Swanton, Ohio
Visitation: Friday, July 14, 2017 from 9 to 11 am at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton
Memorial Service: Friday, July 14th at 11:00 am in the Funeral Home
Interment: Swanton Cemetery