Ciera Rounsiville Baumgartner

MINOT, N.D. – Ciera Lee Rounsiville Baumgartner, 18, of Minot, passed away Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, as the result of an automobile accident.

She was born Dec. 11, 1994, in Iron Mountain, the daughter of Laura and Abe Baumgartner. She was a high school graduate and full time care giver for her sister. Ciera loved her family, hugging and hanging on to family, being warm (not cold), eating, having a cell phone, singing with the radio, music by Nikki Minaj, the color “hot” pink, shoes and boots (especially anything by Jordan), and had a large shoe collection.

Ciera is survived by her parents; siblings, Alyssa Rounsiville Baumgartner, Ian Baumgartner, Trent Baumgartner and Serenity Baumgartner; grandparents, William (Leslie) Rounsiville, Connie (Gary) Noel, Rich (Ellen) Sarber, and Anthony Baumgartner Sr.; aunts and uncles, Mickey (Betty) Rounsiville, Jerry (Jenny) Rounsiville Sr., Nick Baumgartner, Elizabeth Gorman, Petunia Wooly, Will Timbrook, Tim Timbrook, Tony Baumgartner Jr. and Victoria Baumgartner; many cousins and extended family.

Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 22, from 10 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Iron River.

Funeral services will follow at noon, with Pastor John Fish to officiate.

Interment will be in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery in Crystal Falls.

Condolences may be expressed to the family of Ciera Lee Rounsiville Baumgartner online at

Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.