January 11, 1950 ~ July 26, 2013
Alice Baumann, 63, Fargo passed away Friday, July 26, 2013 at Sanford Health, Fargo surrounded by her family after a 17 year battle with cancer.
Alice was born January 11, 1950 in North Dakota to John and Mary (Goldade) Schumacher. She grew up near Venturia, North Dakota on the family farm. She graduated from Zeeland High School in 1968. After graduation, she moved to Fargo where she worked at St. Luke’s Hospital as a CNA. On June 27, 1970, she married Allen Baumann at St. John’s Catholic Church in Zeeland, North Dakota. They made their home in Fargo for a short time before moving to Minot until 1975, when they moved back to Fargo.
As a member of the Apostolic Bible Church in Moorhead, MN, Alice always kept God at the center of her life. From ministering to Sunday school kids to volunteering in Hospice. At the nursing home, she always let people know how much she cared and showed God's love.
Her love spilled over to every one her life touched. She provided care for many kids in her home, always treating them as her own. She gave willingly of her time and resources with humor and joy.
Alice was a loving mother and wife who was never too busy to spend time with those she cared about most. She was always ready with a lesson to keep God first and share His love with others. Her legacy will live on for many generations in the Godly character she diligently instilled in her children.
She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Allen, Fargo, ND; children, Tina (Trent) Nasers, Fargo, ND, Todd (Anne) Baumann, Lismore, MN, Janet (Eric) Leonardson, Hartford, WI, Joleen (Matthew) Halstrom, Rushmore, MN, 16 grandchildren; Brittani (Travis), Abrielle, Jonathan, Jennifer, Micah, Chantal, Alex, Laura, Lydia, Andrea, Spencer, Katelyn, Ashellyn, Kaden, Javan and Nevaeh, 6 brothers; Leo (Mary Jane) Schumacher, Bismarck, ND, Alvin (Donna) Schumacher, West Fargo, ND, Richard (Janice) Schumacher, Venturia, ND, Alfred Schumacher, Zeeland, ND, Antone (Barb) Schumacher, Kindred, ND, Gilbert (Debbie) Schumacher, Davenport, ND, 5 sisters; Lucille (Gideon) Railey, Bismarck, ND, Rose (John) Holm, Strasburg, ND, Ann (Bob) Feist, Bismarck, ND, Marlene (Kevan) Staebner, West Fargo, ND and Sharon (Kevin) Paulson, West Fargo, ND and many nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Mary.