Ted Bauer -- 1957
Funeral services for Theodore G. Bauer, 43,
were held at the Immanuel's Lutheran church in the Settlement Wednesday
afternoon, April 4, with the Rev. A. F. Boese officiating. Burial
was in the Settlement cemetery.
Mr. Bauer died of a heart
attack while operating a tractor last Thursday. He was working near
Worland, Wyo., when the fatal attack struck. Mr. Bauer had been working
at Worland in the wintertime, and farming north of Bethune in the summer.
Born Jan. 13, 1914, Mr.
Bauer had been a life-long resident of the Settlement.
Survivors include his wife,
Lillie May; twin sons, Eugene and Chester, and Michael, and a step daughter,
Lucille Kramer, of Sterling. Brothers and sisters who survive are
Albert, August, Martin and Edward Bauer; Anna Wynkopp, Theresa Hooker,
Mary Degering, Tillie Mitchell. His mother and father preceded him
Theodore Gotthilf Bauer, age 43, passed away
suddenly, March 28, 1957; while at work on a farm near Worland, Wyo.
He was born Jan. 13, 1914, at Bethune. He was united in marriage
to Lilly Mae Elliott, Aug. 16, 1947, in Worland.
He lived at Bethune until
he was called to serve his country in 1942. He returned to Bethune
in 1945 after his service for his country was completed. In August,
1955, after drought forced him to leave his far, he went to Worland, and
resided there until his death.
He is survived by his wife, Lily
Mae, of Worland; three sons, also of Worland, and a daughter at Sterling;
two sisters: Ann Wynkoop of San Juan, Calif., Theresa Hooker of Kanorado;
three brothers: August of Norway, Albert of Burlington, and Edward
of Denver; three half sisters: Tillie Mitchell of Ontario, Calif.,
Mary Degering, Stratton, Christina Schlichenmayer of Bethune; three half
brothers: Martin Bauer of Burlington, Andrew Hayne of Arizona, Fred
Hayne of Spokane, Wash., and two step-grandchildren.
He will be sadly missed
by his relatives and friends. His body was laid to rest at the Bethune
Lutheran cemetery, the Rev. A. F. Boese, local pastor, officiating.
Pallbearers were Danny Bauer,
Walter Bauer, Richard Bauer, Leon Hooker, James Schlichenmayer and Verle