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Mar 17, 1923 - Mar 12, 2021


March 17, 1923 - March 12, 2021


Erla "Jackie" Baumann, 97, of Gwinn, entered eternal life, Thursday, March 12, 2021, five days before her 98th birthday.

Erla (Belgram) Baumann was born in Marathon, WI to the late John & Lena Belgram. She graduated from Marathon High School and married Leander "Tiger" Baumann on May 14, 1945. Tiger was career US Air Force and they were stationed in numerous locations around the country. They made their final home in Gwinn, Michigan in 1956.

She is survived by her children, Bonita L. Purvis and husband, Willie, Michael J. and Calvin L. Baumann; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Jackie was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Tiger; a son, Alan; grandson, Matthew Purvis; daughter-in-law, Kim Nyquist; and six brothers & sisters.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Jackie's family would like to thank Lake Superior Life Care & Hospice and Gigi Nyquist for the care and compassion they gave her.

Canale-Gwinn Funeral Home and Cremation Services is assisting the family where memories may be shared at canalefuneral.com


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