Aidan Baum Obituary, Death – We are writing this with a heavy heart to inform you that on January 12, 2023, Aidan James Baum, who was a resident of Sykesville, Maryland, passed away unexpectedly as the result of a tragic accident. At the time of his passing, he was attended to by his loved ones on both sides. It had only been a few days since he became 18 years old. Everyone who had the privilege of getting to know our wonderful Aidan was aware of his brilliant mind, serene and compassionate attitude, and delightful sense of humor. Aidan, although only a young man, possessed the mind of a Renaissance man. He had a voracious appetite for reading and engaging in wide-ranging conversations about a variety of subjects, including theology, history, philosophy, and music.
He was the type of person who sought information and was attracted to things that were both beautiful and authentic. Writing poems and short stories, as well as producing music on the piano, were some of Aidan’s favorite ways to express his creative side. He also enjoyed playing strategic games like chess. In addition to it, he enjoyed playing tactical video games. In addition to attending Sykesville Middle School and Chapelgate Christian Academy when he was in the sixth and eighth grades, respectively, he was a part of the Classical Conversations community in both Ellicott City and Colesville. Both of these locations are in the state of Maryland. In addition to receiving his formal education at these institutions, he also received instruction at home.
Tri-Star Martial Arts was the same school that Aidan and three of his siblings attended together, and they all received their Black Belts in the same year (2017). Aidan is survived by his parents, Timothy and Amy Baum, his brother Brandon, his sister-in-law Anna, his nieces Adelyn and Zoey, his brother Ian, his sister Erin, and his sister Caelan, his grandparents Randall and Mary Russin of Westminster, Maryland, and his grandparents L. Fred and Loretta Baum, Jr. of Roanoke, Virginia, in addition to a large number of loving aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. Aidan passed away His loved ones and friends will grieve his passing in a profound way. Aidan continued to provide others with the opportunity to live by giving his organs after he had passed away.
A memorial ceremony honoring the life of the person who has passed away will take place on Saturday, January 21, at 2:00 p.m., at the Chapelgate Presbyterian Church located in Marriottsville, Maryland. At the Celebration of Life event, in place of flowers, monetary donations will be collected from anybody who is moved to make a contribution. This will be done by collecting donations from anyone who feels moved to make a contribution. The family plans to contribute the money toward the purchase of books for the Youth Behavior Health Inpatient Program at the Carroll County General Hospital with the money.