Springfield, IL) - November 26, 2006 Deceased Name: Anna L. Bauch MOUNT STERLING - Anna Lydia Bauch, 81, of Mount Sterling died Friday, Nov. 24, 2006, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home in Mount Sterling.
She was born May 17, 1925, in Timewell, the daughter of Claude and Ada McDannold Kerley. She married Melvin E. Bauch in 1952 in Mount Sterling; he died in 1969.
Mrs. Bauch graduated from Mount Sterling High School in 1943 and attended Gem City Business College in Quincy. She retired as a cook for the Illinois Laborers and Contractors Joint Apprenticeship and Training Program in rural Mount Sterling in 1989. She also cleaned private homes and businesses. She was a member of Mount Sterling First Baptist Church and Brown County Home Extension.
Survivors: brother, Tom (wife, Bernice) Kerley of Mount Sterling, and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and cousins.
Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Mount Sterling First Baptist Church, the Rev. Aaron Foster officiating. Burial: Hersman Cemetery, south of Mount Sterling.
Hendricker Funeral Home in Mount Sterling is in charge of arrangements.