Jo Ann Baalmann


Jo Ann (May) Baalmann, age 73, of Wichita, retired office manager for B&B Lumber, passed away Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021, after a long and heroic battle with ALS. A funeral Mass was held on Wednesday, Aug. 18, at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church, Schulte.
Jo was a member of the Daughters of Isabella and St. Peter’s Altar Society. She also served on the St. Peter’s School board for many years and was involved with numerous parish projects. Jo loved spending time with her grandchildren and traveling throughout the world.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ronald and Ruth May. She is survived by her husband, Harold; sons, Troy (Jessica) Baalmann of Gardner and Jeremy (Kristen) Baalmann of Wichita; siblings, Rick May of Cochranville, Pa., Dawn (Alan) Lutz of Sinking Springs, Pa., Jesse (Lisa) May of Robesonia, Pa., and Jim (Kim) May of Muhlenberg, Pa.; and grandchildren, Andrea, Lindsey, Elizabeth, Hunter, Randy, Ashley, and Jaaret.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Peter’s Catholic School (drama department), 11000 S.W. Blvd., Wichita, KS 67215. Leave online condolences at