Joan Baumann

Joan M. Baumann, 44, of Sheridan, WY, died Tuesday, October 20, 2009 as a result of injuries suffered in an automobile accident.

Joan was born May 10, 1965 in Bismarck, North Dakota to James and Jean (Liter) Wetsch. She grew up and attended schools in Mandan, North Dakota and graduated from Mandan High School in 1983. Joan then attended the North Dakota State School of Science in Wahpeton, North Dakota.

Joan moved to Sunnyvale, California where she lived for two years. While there, she married Dallas Baumann on June 27, 1987. The couple moved to Berthoud, Colorado where they lived for three years before moving to Sheridan in 1991.

Joan was a secretary for HUB-BHJ INSURANCE INC in Sheridan.

She is survived by her husband, Dallas, of Sheridan, WY; her parents, James and Jean Wetsch, of Mandan, N. D.; one sister, Jerri Volk, of Elk River, MN; and her father and mother-in-law, Wayne and Idella Baumann, of Sheridan, WY.

Private family service for Joan will be 10:00 A. M. Saturday, October 24, 2009 at Champion Ferries Funeral Home with Pastor Stephen Anderson officiating.

Visitation for Joan will be from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Champion Ferries Funeral Home.

A reception for family and friends will be from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at Accents of Wyoming, 250 N. Main St., Sheridan, 82801.