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Ora Bertha Ehling Bauer
Birth: Mar. 27, 1897
Death: Dec. 18, 1987

OBIT-Decatur Daily Democrat
In Memory
Ora B. Bauer
Ora B. Bauer, 90, a former resident of 345 N. 10th Street and widow of Rev. Walter D. Bauer, died unexpectantly at 7:15 p.m. Friday in Lutheran Home, where she had been a resident sincee of 1980.She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Decatur. Her husband was a Lutheran pastor, serving in Canada from 1922 until 1950 when he retired due to ill health. They moved to Decatur, where he served several Lutheran congregations as supply pastor in the area.Born on March 27, 1897, in Allen County, she was the daughter of Adam and Catherine Britzius-Ehling, and was married to Rev. Bauer June 22, 1922; he died Feb. 25, 1956.Survivors include a son, Col. A.J. Bauer, Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada; five daughters, Mrs. Robert (Shirley) Otterman, Fisherville, Ontario, Canada; Mrs. J. Barry (Ruth) Smith, Edmonton, Alberta, canada;Mrs. Lester (Catherine) Mattson, Spring, Texas; Mrs. H.R. (Isabel) Cornell, Fair Oaks, California; Mrs. David (Elda) Gordon, Coldwater, Ontario; and 30 grandchildren. Five sisters and one brother are deceased.Services will be held at 9:45 a.m. Monday in Lutheran Home Chapel, Fort wayne, Revs. Donald Beister and Roger Olson officiating. Burial will be in Decatur Cemetery. Friends may call at Zwick-Sefton & Jahn Funeral Home from 10 a.m. to noon, 2-4 and 7 p.m. Sunday, and from 8:45 a.m. Monday until service time at Lutheran Home Chapel. memorials are to Zion Lutheran Church in Decatur. OBIT (placed by AJ & Bette Bauer)--Decatur Public Library (Adams Co, IN) online obit index

InformationType: Obituary

Publication: Decatur Daily Democrat




Date: 19 DEC 1987


Title: Bauer, Ora B.

Subjects: Obituaries -- B -- 1980-1989

Abstract: Age 90

Died: Friday, December 18, 1987

Born: March 27, 1897

Married: Rev. Walter D. Bauer

Notes: DPL Scrapbook 7-90-4

Margie Roop Pearce


Decatur Cemetery
Adams County
Indiana, USA
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