|Birth: ||Mar. 23, 1876|
|Death: ||Oct., 1957|
Mrs. Dora Bayer
Wyoming— Mrs. Dora Bayer, 81, of the Camp Grove area, died Sunday evening at St. Francis hospital, Kewanee, where she has been a patient for 23 months.
Born March 23 1876, in Peoria, she was a daughter of Charles and Cathryn Abele Kratz. She was married in Peoria to Chris Bayer and he died in 1946.
Surviving are three sons, Joe and Frank Bayer, both of Camp Grove, and Herbert Bayer of Plainfield; one daughter, Mrs. Fred (Helen) Streitmatter Wyoming; one step-son, Elmer Bayer, Wyoming; 16 grandchildren; and three sisters, Mrs. Sylvia Folkers, Mrs. Lydia Cushin and Mrs. Sarah Sordison, all of Peoria. Her parents, a step-son, Edward Bayer, and one brother, Charles Kratz, preceded her in death.
Services will be conducted at 1:30 p .m. CST Wednesday at St. Timothy's Lutheran church Castleton. Burial will be in Pleasant Valley cemetery. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. today at the Cox memorial home
Dorothy Kratz Bayer shares a double grave and common gravestone with her husband Christian Frederick Bayer.
Christian Frederick Bayer
b. 24 May 1876, Eichelberg, Württemberg, Germany
m. 1898, Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois
d. 28 Feb 1946, Kewanee, Henry Co., Illinois
Dora and Christian are parents of:
#136181278 Helen Streitmatter
#28257900 Joseph Bayer
#56941344 Frank Bayer
#10331759 Herbert E Bayer
Herbert E. Bayer (1921 - 2004)*
Pleasant Valley Cemetery
Created by: Mike McMullen
Record added: Feb 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85006595