Bauman LornaBAUMAN, Lorna 'Joan' (nee Burkhardt)  -  Died peacefully on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Columbia Forest LTC in her 87th year. Joan was born in Waterloo Region and was the daughter of Lloyd and Vera Burkhardt.

Joan was the loving, caring, nurturing mother to her children Roger (Brenda), Susan (Keith) Schmitt, Terry (Liz), Ron (Beth) and Lorrie (Tom) Gostlin, who were honoured and privileged to call her mom.

She was 'Rock n Roll' Granny to 14 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren. Granny cherished each and every moment with them. Her family was everything to her.

Dear sister of the late Donald (Anne), Nellie and Susan Burkhardt.

Special thanks to the staff at Columbia Forest for their care and kindness.

Joan's family will receive relatives and friends from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2018 and from 12-12:45 p.m. on Friday, April 20, 2018 at Henry Walser funeral home, Kitchener. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Friday at 1:00 p.m. Reception to follow. Private family interment at a later date. 

In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the Alzheimer Society of Waterloo Wellington or Hospice of Waterloo Region.
                                                  'Be free Mom and let your angel wings soar'