Bernard Barney Bahus, Sr., 99, of Michigan City passed away on Sunday, September 7, 2014 at his home.
Bernard was born October 20, 1914 in Chicago, IL to the late Charles and Rose (Bogote) Bahus. Bernard was a WWII Army veteran. Bernard loved to drive and his son nicknamed him “Wheels” because he loved to travel. He drove until he was 98 1/2!
Survivors include his children - Bernard Bahus Jr. of Harbert, Dorothy Knapp of Sawyer, Peggy (Rick) Allred of Alabama, Sarah Slotman of Holland, MI; 7 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; and two sisters - Judy and Sue.
Bernard was also preceded in death by his wife Gloria Ann (Wingo) who passed away in 1986, and 6 brothers and sisters.
A private family graveside service will be held later.
Born: October 20, 1914
Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois
Death: September 7, 2014
Place of Death: Michigan City, Indiana