Donald Baumgart

October 23, 1938December 13, 2010

Donald J. Baumgart, 72, passed away Monday, December 13, 2010 at St. Mary’s Medical Center.

Don retired from Sterling Brewery after 29 years of service.

He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Don was in the US Navy and a lifetime member of VFW, Post #1114.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Alice J. Baumgart in 2008; and sister, Betty Hassell.

Don is survived by his son, Scott A. Baumgart and wife, Angie; daughter, Laura L. Sanders; grandchildren, Randall Lee Sanders, Sarah Lee Sanders; step granddaughter, Alix Caton; brother, Frank Baumgart; sister, Mary Boarman; and many nieces and nephews.

Services will be held 11:00 AM Friday, December 17, 2010 at St. John’s Catholic Church, 5301 Daylight Drive, Evansville, IN with burial at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, officiated by Fr. David Martin. Friends may visit on Thursday from 2:00 till 7:00 PM at Alexander North Chapel, 4200 Stringtown Road, Evansville, IN and Friday from 10:00 AM until service time at the church.

Memorial Contributions may be made to St. John’s Catholic Church of Daylight, 5301 Daylight Drive, Evansville, IN 47725. Condolences may be made online at


  • Visitation Thursday, December 16, 2010
  • Visitation Friday, December 17, 2010
  • Funeral Service Friday, December 17, 2010

Donald Baumgart

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December 21, 2010

Scott, I am deeply sorry for the loss of your dad. I am also just finding out about the loss of your mom years ago. Your parents were very good to me and for that I am eternally grateful. Know that your family is in my prayers.

Dorothy Joest

December 16, 2010

Mary Kay and Family: My husband Ron Joest worked with Don at Sterling Brewery and thought very highly of him. We planned on coming to visitation tonight but Ron fell on the ice this morning and broke his hip. We would like to offer our condolences to all of the family.

Jerry Leinenbach

December 15, 2010

In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.

December 15, 2010

I was very sadden when I received the news about Donny's passing. He and my brother, Dave, were great pals. I have heard on a few of their many adventures.
He is in heaven now enjoying peace, tranquility, and good health. Please accept my sincerest condolences. Becky Hormuth Dunn (Maitland, FL)

December 15, 2010

My thoughts and prayers are with all of the family. I know how difficult it is to loose someone in the holiday season. I will miss my Coz. but I know he is in a better place.

Amy Lawrence

December 15, 2010

Scott, I am so sorry to hear this news about your dad passing away. I have such fond memories of your mom and dad and I loved them both dearly. He is now resting in peace. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I will try to make it to the funeral.

Susan H

December 15, 2010

My Condolences to the family of Mr. Baumgart. May God bless you. From a St. Mary's nurse.