Verne E. Baldauf (1906 - 1978)

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Verne E. Baldauf
1906 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Verne E. Baldauf, father to 12 children, was born on March 18, 1906 in Kansas. He was born to William Henry Baldauf and Mina Elizabeth (Best) Baldauf, with siblings Clyde, Carl, Edna, Edine, John, Ernest, and Anna. He married Beatrice Miller, and they gave birth to Linda Baldauf, James (Jim) Baldauf, Nancy Ann Baldauf, Barbara Baldauf, Susan Baldauf, and Tom Baldauf. Verne would also marry Beatrice Miller and Verne died on November 11, 1978 at resident, Indianapolis, Indiana. They gave birth to James (Jim) Baldauf, Nancy Ann Baldauf, Barbara Jean Baldauf, Linda Baldauf, Susan Baldauf, and Tom Baldauf. He died on November 10, 1978 at At home, Indianapolis, Indiana at 72 years of age.

Verne E. Baldauf married Beatrice Miller. They met while he was in the service and she was a sorority sister. They married just two weeks of dating and were married until his death in 1978.
He had six children. Jim, Nancy, Linda, Barbara, Tom and Susan.
He worked for Indiana Bell telephone company, retiring from there. He loved baseball.
Verne was blessed with 14 grandchildren. His grandchildren are Randy Lasiter, Teresa Carpenter, Janice Koors, Lisa Kinder, Jeffery Lasiter (deceased June 23, 2000), and Karen Brenner. Since Vernes death, he has added eight great grandchildren, and three great great grandchildren.

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Verne Baldauf was born on in Jackson County, Kansas United States


Verne Baldauf died on at At home, 8331 Crawfordsville Road, in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana United States 46234

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Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana 46234


Graduated from Manual High School May 1924


Foreman for Indiana Bell telephone company

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YES. When did he meet his wife Beatrice L. Miller?
May 29, 2015 · Reply
When he met Beatrice Miller (the date particularly)
May 29, 2015 · Reply
A caring, loving and funny man, grandpa could always
make you smile. You never could stay on a bad mood around
him. He loved his family, and just loved being a grandgather
to his six childrens' children. As a man who loved baseball, he
also loved watching sports on television. I could almost indefinitely find him watching a football game on a
saturday afternoon. He liked playing other games too.
One of those he called "The captain has lost his hat"
Everyone would sit in a circle in their chairs. This was a great campfire game. Everyone would slap their knees and snap their fingers in unisom. "The captain has lost his hat" he would say "and number ________ has it. The one who was called replies
"Who sir? Me sir? No not I sir! Number_____ has it! If you messed up, you moved down a seat. The object of the game was to take the captains chair and become captain. He was such a clown.
: @) and he ansolutely adored my grandma.
May 29, 2015 · Reply

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Verne E. Baldauf, father to 12 children, died on November 10, 1978 at At home, Indianapolis, Indiana at 72 years of age. He was born on March 18, 1906 in Kansas. He was born to William Henry Baldauf and Mina Elizabeth (Best) Baldauf, with siblings Clyde, Carl, Edna, Edine, John, Ernest, and Anna. He married Beatrice Miller, and they gave birth to Linda Baldauf, James (Jim) Baldauf, Nancy Ann Baldauf, Barbara Baldauf, Susan Baldauf, and Tom Baldauf. Verne married Beatrice Miller and Verne died on November 11, 1978 at resident, Indianapolis, Indiana. They gave birth to James (Jim) Baldauf, Nancy Ann Baldauf, Barbara Jean Baldauf, Linda Baldauf, Susan Baldauf, and Tom Baldauf.
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In 1906, in the year that Verne E. Baldauf was born, Finland became the first European country to give women the vote and to allow them to run for political office. (Women in Australia and New Zealand already had that right but couldn't run for office.) Although Finland belonged to the Russian Empire, there was great unrest and the Tsar wanted to broker a quick peace. As a part of the brokered peace, women got the vote.

In 1937, he was 31 years old when on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1945, by the time he was 39 years old, on August 15th, Imperial Japan announced its surrender. On September 2nd, a formal agreement of surrender was signed. Japan and nine other states signed the Japanese Instrument of Surrender in Tokyo Bay, calling for the return of all Allied prisoners of war and subordinating the authority of the emperor and the Japanese government to the Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers. VJ (Victory in Japan) Day was celebrated in the United States on August 14th and 15th. World War II was over.

In 1952, when he was 46 years old, on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1978, in the year of Verne E. Baldauf's passing, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

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