Loren L. BaheSeptember 16, 1936 ~ February 11, 2017 (age 80)
Longtime Goodland, Kansas resident Loren L. Bahe, 80, passed away on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at the Goodland Regional Medical Center in Goodland.
Loren was born on September 16, 1936 in Republic County, Kansas to William Fredrick Christian and Nannie Katherine (Dankenbring) Bahe. He was one of four children. As a child, Loren’s family moved to Goodland where he attended school and graduated from Sherman County High School in 1954.
In 1955, Loren joined the United States Army and served from 1955 to 1957.
On July 15, 1956, Loren married Tamara Jean Flanders in Goodland at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church. To this union 2 children Mike and Kim were born. Loren worked most of his life as a farmer, raising wheat, corn and cattle. He also opened and operated 3 shoe stores (Bahe's Footwear). During his spare time, Loren enjoyed spending time with family and his grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were his parents, his loving wife Tamara, and one sister Denelda Tyrrell.
He is survived by his son Mike (Deneyce) Bahe of Goodland and his daughter Kim Bahe of Tulsa, Oklahoma; brother Wilmer (Peggy) Bahe and sister Opal VanDonge, all of Goodland. He is also survived by one grandson Jason (Brittinnee) Bahe and their children Hayden, Rilynn and Corbin, of Elfrida, Arizona.
Emmauel Lutheran Church
NWKS Animal Shelter
Memorials may be left at the service or mailed to Koons-Russell Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St., Goodland KS 67735