MIDDLEBURY — Mrs. M. Doris (LeDuc) Baim, 92, formerly of Waterbury, passed away while sleeping peacefully at her Middlebury residence on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell L. Baim Sr. of 49 years.
Doris was born in Baltimore, Md., on March 24, 1928, the only child of the late Joseph and Bertha (Howard) LeDuc. She was a graduate of Lewis High School, now known as Southington High School. Prior to her retirement, Doris worked at the Harten House and then for the San Marino restaurants, both in Waterbury.
Spending time with her family was one of her greatest loves. She kept an excellent house and her outings to local restaurants accompanied by her many family members. Doris was known for her incredible sauce and loved sharing her recipes with family and friends.
Left to cherish her memory are her children, Russell L. Baim Jr. and his wife, Pamela, of Southington, Joseph M. Baim of Edgewater, Fla., David A. Baim, Mary D. Baim and Mark Baim, all of Waterbury, and Todd R. Baim and his wife, Melody, of Wolcott. She was a grandmother of 12 children, great-grandmother of 15, and great-great-grandmother of two. Special thanks to Barbara Gordon, Doris’s caregiver for the last two years.
Arrangements: Due to the corona virus, a private memorial will be held for immediate family only. Chase Parkway Memorial/The Albini Family Funeral Home, 430 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, has been entrusted with Doris’s arrangements.
As an expression of sympathy memorial donations may be made to: Harold Leever Cancer Center in her name, at 1075 Chase Pkwy., Waterbury, CT 06708
For more info, or to send e-condolences, visit chaseparkwaymemorial.com.