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Paul J. Bauer
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Birth: Nov. 17, 1916
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 2006
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA

Paul J. Bauer, 89 years old, of Lafayette, IN, died 1:30 PM, Wednesday, February 8, 2006 at his home of 52 years. He was born November 17, 1916. in Lafayette, IN, the son of the late Jacob G. and Marie A. (Krieg) Bauer. He grew up on the northend, graduating from Jefferson High School in 1934 and Purdue School of Agriculture with a B.S. in Horticulture in 1938. On November 17, 1943 he married Berta Franz of Lafayette, while stationed at Davis Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, AZ. He served as a Tech Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force in the South Pacific during World War II. He was a member of Immanuel United Church of Christ, G.B.U., D.A.N.K., Indiana Nut Growers Assoc., The Nature Conservancy, Sierra Club, National Wildlife Federation, World Wildlife Fund, Natural Resources Defense Council and Earthjustice and was also a Board Member of the Jerry E. Clegg Foundation until 2004. Mr. Bauer enjoyed gardening, dancing and reading. He worked for the US Postal Service for 33 years retiring in 1980. He was also a self-employed landscaper for more than 40 years.

Surviving are his wife, Berta E. Bauer of Lafayette, IN; 3 Sons, Paul F. (wife Diana) Bauer of Walton, IN, Robert (wife Kathy) Bauer of Lafayette, IN, Max Bauer of Lafayette, IN; Daughter, Trudie Disque of Vallonia, IN; Brother, Walter F.Bauer of Detroit, MI; Sister, Edna Kurzenberger of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; 10 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren. Friends will be received Noon Till Time of Service, Saturday, February 11, 2006, at the at the Fisher-Loy Funeral Chapel, Lafayette, Indiana. Services will be held at Fisher-Loy Funeral Chapel, Saturday, February 11, 2006 at 1:00 PM with Rev. Herb Wingard officiating.
--Fisher Funeral Home obituary
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  Berta Ernestine Elizabeth Franz Bauer (1923 - 2011)
  Max Phillip Bauer (1958 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Tippecanoe Memory Gardens
West Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Garden of Devotion
Created by: Vonda
Record added: Oct 08, 2012
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Paul J. Bauer
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Paul J. Bauer
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Paul J. Bauer
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