May 31, 1944 - October 2, 2019~ Jim Jay Bauman, born in Seattle, Washington May 31, 1944, passed away on October 2, 2019.

SUBMITTED PHOTO - Jim Jay BaumanIn loving memory of Jim Jay Bauman, born May 31, 1944, in Seattle, Washington, who passed away on Oct. 2, 2019.

Jim loved to golf, hunt, fish and have a good time. He was proud to say that he was a Veteran and that he had served his country in the Navy and was a certified helicopter rescue aircrewman and aviation electronics technician. After leaving the Navy, he was a local telephone man in Central Oregon for 45 years. For the last 30 years, he owned his own company, Mid-Oregon Telephone.

He is survived by his only child, Tucker Bauman; daughter-in-law, Jodie Bauman; and two grandchildren, Michael and Becca Bauman.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Melvin and Ena Bauman, and his wife, Judi.

He was loved by many, including his late wife's children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.