John W. Bauermeister, 49
Posted on June 28, 2013
John Wayne Bauermeister, 49, of Ossian, died Wednesday, June 26, 2013.
“Be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life.” Revelation 2:10.
John was born on June 19, 1964, the third child of Robert. W. and Jeanette (Hoffman) Bauermeister.
John graduated from Norwell High School in 1983. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and a Master of Business Administration degree with high honors from Saint Francis College. John was a lifelong farmer and took great pride in his chosen profession.
He enjoyed being a member of the Wells County Conservation Club and the St. Joe Valley Conservation Club.
Survivors include his parents, Robert and Jeanette Bauermeister of Ossian; a brother, James Bauermeister of Ossian; a sister, Deborah Bacon of Ossian; and a niece, Katelyn Bacon of Ossian.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Arthur and Hilda Bauermeister and Harold and Vera Hoffman.
“John was a loving son, brother, and uncle.”
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, July 1, in the Redeemer Lutheran Church in Fort Wayne. Family and friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday in the Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home, Jacobs Chapel in Monroeville, and one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday.
Preferred memorials are to Redeemer Lutheran Church in Fort Wayne.