MEADE - Leo H. Bachman, 90, died Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, at Meade District Hospital.
He was born Jan. 13, 1923, the son of Henry and Emma (Justus) Bachman, in rural Plains.
He married Anna Faith (Dahm) Vogt, July 30, 1961, at St. John Lutheran Church in Meade.
He attended the Plains school system, graduating from Plains High School in 1941.
After his graduation, he began farming with his parents.
He later joined the United States Army serving in the European Theater of operation during World War II as a radio operator in field artillery, as well as playing in the Army band. After his discharge, he returned to rural Plains and continued farming and ranching.
He was a member of the St. John Lutheran Church and the Veteran's of Foreign Wars. He also attended the Beam Senior Center and sang with the Golden Notes.
He is survived by his wife, Faith Bachman, Meade; son, David Vogt, Basehor; daughter, Sharilyn Robben, Leawood; threegrandchildren, Loral, Lance, and Leana Robben; and two great-grandchildren, Grant and Natalie Robben.
He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Henry, Fritz, Walter and Edgar Bachman; and three sisters, Maida Bachman, Elfreida Schmidt, and Vera Mae, Mead.
• Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. John Lutheran Church, Meade.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. Wednesday at Fidler-Orme-Bachman Mortuary, Meade.
Burial will follow in the Graceland Cemetery, Meade.
Memorials are suggested to the charity of the donor's choice in care of the funeral home.
Personal condolences may be given to the family at www.fidlerorme bachmanmortuary.com