2012-05-03 / Obituaries

Robert P. Baughman Three Springs, 66

Robert Paul Baughman, 66, Three Springs, died at 12:51 a.m., Saturday, April 28, 2012, at UPMC-Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh.

Born October 8, 1945, in Bedford County, he was the son of the late Robert and Grace (Kanouff) Baughman Sr. He was married to Deborah Wertz on May 17, 2006. She survives at home.

He is survived by three sons and three daughters: Bonita Guererra, Bedford; Melissa Buterbaugh, Mc- Connellsburg; Timothy Baughman, Allen Wertz, Jamie Wertz and Travis Wertz, all of Three Springs; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters: Doris Foster, Newport, Pa.; Grace Angelo and Francis Baughman, both of Six Mile Run; Denton Kanouff, New Hope, Pa.; Nathan Kanouff, New Paris, Pa., and Edena Defibaugh, Wells Tannery.

He was preceded in death by three infant children; one great-granddaughter; brothers Norman Baughman and Ralph Kanouff, and his twin sister, Sally.

He had worked construction and timbering and had operated a garage and tire shop in Orbisonia for several years.

He was a member of Shoup’s Run Watershed Association.

He was of the Methodist faith.

He enjoyed his family, his horses and was an avid and earnest fan of country singer George Jones, having several photos taken with Mr. Jones.

Funeral services were held at 8 p.m., Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia. Rev. Michael Baughman officiated.

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