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Richard Boles Funeral Service
Sunday February 28th, 2016
3:00pm - 3:00pm

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Dawn Baas

Dawn Baas, 60, of Albert Lea, MN passed away Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at her home surrounded by her family, after a courageous battle with cancer.

Dawn was born on November 14, 1959 to Wilbur and Dorothy (Hanson) Schneider.

Dawn graduated from Albert Lea High School.  She worked many years as an administrative assistant with Fourteen Foods and Bauer Built Tire.

On January 7, 2017 Dawn married her best friend, Jerri Baas.  Dawn enjoyed spending time gardening, fishing and long site seeing rides.  Time with Jerri, her children and grandchildren and family brought her much joy.

Dawn is survived by her loving husband, Jerri, children Landon Farr and Desirae Farr, grandchildren Timothy and Beau, sisters Wanda Mitsch, Janet (Greg) Ackland, brother Ronald, mother-in-law Gwendolyn Baas, brother-in-law Tom (Deb) Baas, and sisters-in-law Maxine (Richard) Holt and Pauline Baas.  Also surviving Dawn are her stepchildren Matt (Mary) Baas, Tyler (Heather) Baas, and Jacob (Nicky) Baas and cherished step grandchildren Madalyn, Mackayla, Brantley, Haven, Rose, Lily, Lane, and Callan.

Dawn is preceded in death by her parents, sister Julie, brothers Dean and Dennis, brother-in-law Gary Mitsch and sister-in-law Rosanne Johnson.

A private graveside burial will be held Saturday, September 19, 2020.  Cards and/or memorials may be sent to the family c/o of Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home.  Online condolences are also welcome at www.bayviewfuneral.com


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My deepest condolences to you all I babysat Desirae and Landon many times and I have very fond memories of Dawn. We loved being your neighbors and friends! My thoughts and prayers go out to you.
Stacy (Osmundson) Stenzel

Stacy Stenzel Sep 22 2020 12:00 AM

I am so very sorry to hear of Dawn's passing. Dawn and I were great friends in High School. We lost touch over the years but I thought of her and how much fun we had quite often. My sincere condolences to you Jerry and your entire family.

Joni (Hovey) Dokken Sep 17 2020 12:00 AM

I am sorry for your lose. I think I only ran into you two a couple of times since you were together, but it was obvious that you two were very close. You'll be in my thoughts and prayers Jerri, all the best to you and everyone who will be grieving the lose of Dawn.
Cory Slegh

Cory Slegh Sep 16 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dawn Baas

Deb Christensen Sep 15 2020 12:00 AM