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Arline F. Baughman

Arline F. Baughman

January 21, 2017

Arline Fern (Steevens) Baughman, 98, of Sheldon passed away January 21 at Wissota Place in Chippewa Falls.

Arline was born to Frank and Martha (Kastner) Steevens in Stetsonville, WI. She began her teaching career at Wildwood School in Westboro. She moved to the Sheldon area to teach school at the Baughman School in McKinley Township in Taylor County in the fall of 1939.  It was there she met Richard Harold Baughman. They were married in 1940.

She continued to teach while Harold served in the military and later received her teaching degree from Taylor County Teacher’s College. Arline taught elementary children, including her grandchildren, throughout the Flambeau School District for about 20 years. Arline was a lifelong member of the Sheldon Church of Christ.

Arline is survived by her husband of 76 years, Richard Harold; her children, Keith (Shirley), Lynette (Bryce), Larine (Dan), Brenda (Jerry), Kristi (Rod); her daughter-in-law, Janet; eleven grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Kevin; three sisters, Esther, Hilda, and Bernice; and two brothers, Clifford and Harold.

Memorial services will be held at the Sheldon Church of Christ on February 26, 2017, at 3 p.m.  Visitation will be one hour prior to service at church. In lieu of gifts or flowers, the family requests memorials to the Sheldon Church of Christ.

Chippewa Valley Cremation Services is serving the family.  

Visitation

2-3 p.m. at the Sheldon Church of Christ on February 26, 2017.

Service

Memorial services will be held at the Sheldon Church of Christ on February 26, 2017, at 3 p.m