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Rosalie C. Baum

Rosalie Caroline Baum, nee Dannehold, 89, of Waterloo, IL, died November 14, 2021, in St. Louis, MO. She was born August 29, 1932, in Waterloo, IL.

She is survived by her sons Craig (Denise) Baum, Gary (Sandy) Baum, and Tom (Lisa) Baum; grandchildren Mark (Erika) Baum, Alan (Christine Sibilla) Baum, Kristen (Curt) Burgdorf, Sean (Sydney Taylor) Baum, Tiffani (Chris Mullan) Baum, Tom J. (Jordan Hocker) Baum, Alec (Jess) Baum, Peter Baum, Ethan Baum; great-grandchildren Poppy Baum, Charles Baum, Annabelle Burgdorf, Marigold Baum Hocker, and Hudson Baum; sister-in-law Arlene Baum; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

Rosalie is preceded in death by her husband Harold R. Baum (married December 29, 1951); parents Leo and Rosa (nee Kolmer) Dannehold; 3 brothers and 3 sisters and in-laws.

Rosalie and Harold were Black Angus cattle ranchers on the farm they built in Monroe City. She was a member of Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church and Immaculate Conception Church in Madonnaville, Illinois.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Monroe City Cemetery Association

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

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A sweet woman and neighbor and had a husband who was a great friend to me

Mary jo Westmoreland (bahr) Nov 29 2021 6:29 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Rosalie Baum

Mary jo Westmoreland Bahr Nov 29 2021 6:27 PM

My mom Maggie was her friend at Magnolia Terrace. They ate together and loved to play rummy together. My mom will miss her.
Janet Kutterer Urciuoli

Janet A Urciuoli Nov 16 2021 4:26 PM

So sorry for your loss. I will always remember Rosalie as a sweet lady.

Judy Vogt Nov 16 2021 10:32 AM