NMPA is sad to share the news that Board Member Scott Baumann of Baumann Marine in Houston, Texas passed away on Monday, December 3rd. A Celebration of Life and funeral services were held today December 7th in Texas. Members from his NMPA family including president Stew Foster and retired Board Member Gary Linden attended the services. Below are several remembrances of Scott submitted by NMPA Board Members:

There is a hole in the heart of Texas. The loss to the propeller world is immeasurable. Scott had a big laugh, a huge smile and a heart that couldn’t love any better. Scott, you were one of a kind and it was a blessing to have known you. You will be missed every day. – Stew Foster, Propmasters

Meeting The Baumann Family and witnessing the Family Bond and Passion for our Industry was truly one of the Highlights in Our NMPA Family.  The World lost a true PropStar and he will always be missed .  Never Forgotten. – Darren Prouty & the Precision Propeller Family

I’m deeply saddened to hear this.  Scott was a friend and a good person. – Kevin Mitchell, Michigan Wheel

Really sad to hear about Scott, he was always a great guy to talk props with, going to miss the big guy! – Phil Stephanuik, Turning Point Propeller