LeeRoy Bahmuller


December 2, 1931 - January 21, 2018


LeeRoy Bahmuller, 86, Mitchell, died Sunday, January 21, 2018 at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital.

Funeral services will be 10:30 am Thursday, January 25 at the Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell. Burial will be in the American Legion Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8:00 pm Wednesday at the Bittner Funeral Chapel.

LeeRoy Andrew Bahmuller was born December 2, 1931 at home near Olivet, SD to Andrew and Katherine (Fischer) Bahmuller. He grew up on the farm near Emery where he attended school and graduated from Emery high School in 1949. He was drafted into the Army during the Korean War. On May 20, 1956 he married Colleen Champion at the Congregational Church in Mitchell. LeeRoy began his work in sales with Larson Distributors for 15 years, then Dean’s Specialty Supply Co. for several years and retired from Hahn Associates, a cosmetic company after 18 years. He was a member of the Congregational Church, the American Legion and enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He is survived by one brother, Alton Bahmuller of Mitchell, two sisters-in-law: Sadie Bahmuller of Springfield and Marie Bahmuller of Bridgewater and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Colleen in 2010, sisters: Leona in infancy, Edna Vanerlinde, brothers: Edward, Theodore, Irvin and Herbert.


Wednesday, January 24, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, SD 57301


Thursday, January 25, 2018
10:30 AM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, SD 5730


American Legion Cemetery
Mitchell, South Dakota

Posted by Donna Jean on January 27, 2018
This just breaks my heart LEE LEE you will be missed dearly. It wont be the same on Tuesday morning coffee. sending prayers to family in there loss of a really great guy.
Posted by Milton & Lovella Schrader on January 25, 2018
We extend our sympathy to you all. God b;less
Posted by Rollie and Ella Loon on January 25, 2018
We are sorry to learn of Lee’s passing. He was a nice friend abd a great husband to Colleen who has been gone for about. 8 years. He was also a good friend up Harvey Schutz
Posted by Fauna Kappenman on January 24, 2018
Lee was a really nice guy. I will miss our phone calls and seeing him out and about.
Posted by Tim tingle on January 24, 2018
Sorry to here about lee he will missed
Posted by Dan & Denise Bahmuller on January 23, 2018
We know that there is a great family reunion going on in heaven. Uncle Lee, we always enjoyed visiting with you, and will miss you so much. Until we meet again.
Posted by Bart & Carrie Sheridan on January 23, 2018
I will so miss our phone chats and visits! But now you are back together with Aunt Colleen! God Bless You!
Posted by Debra Champion-Miller on January 23, 2018
As sad as I am at his passing, i know he is with my Aunt Colleen. Love you Lee, thanks for all the memories.
Posted by Jan & Duane Weisser on January 23, 2018
We will miss you Lee. Coffee will not be the same.
Posted by Patti, Mary and Janice on January 23, 2018
Sorry to hear of your loss. Will always remember the Monday nights you spent visiting the folks.
Patti, Mary and Janice
Posted by Carm Roster on January 23, 2018
I will miss you my friend. RIP Lee
Posted by Dean Fitzler on January 22, 2018
For 60 plus years he has been my Friend.
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