Baughman, Howard “Melvin” of St. Thomas, passed away on Friday, January 25th, 2013, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 73rd year. Dearly loved husband of Anna (Haskell) Baughman and loved father of Paul and his wife Lorraine Baughman of St. Thomas and Kimberley Baughman of London. Loved grandfather of Rochelle, Paul Jr. and Jordan and his wife Emily and great grandfather of Lucas. Dear brother of Eleanor Forbes and Evelyn Platter, both of St. Thomas. Predeceased by 3 brothers Robert, John and Alton Baughman and a sister Doris Ryckman. Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews. Melvin was born in Malahide Township on May 27th, 1940, the son of the late Clarence and Jennie Baughman. He was retired from Bathurst Containers. Melvin was a member of the Redeemer Lutheran Church.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas until Monday afternoon and then to Redeemer Lutheran Church where funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow in Elmdale Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the Redeemer Lutheran Church.