Bauer, David A. "Dave" Age 83, a resident of Naperville, IL since 1970, died on Saturday, August 3, 2013 at Edward Hospital in Naperville after a long illness. He was born March 21, 1930 in Springfield, IL. Loving husband of Sally (nee Smart) Bauer, whom he married May 19, 1951; beloved father of Lori Greenberg of Naperville and Barry A. (Julie K.) Bauer of St. Charles, IL; adored grandfather of Griffin and Kendall Greenberg, Jonathan, Danielle and Zachary Bauer, Katelyn and Alyssa King; cherished great-grandfather of Jayden Holt and Chloe Jo Greenberg; devoted son of the late George and Gladys Bauer; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews, including Jeannine (George) Prack. Dave grew up in Decatur, IL and was a 1948 graduate of Decatur High School. He served with the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War and later worked for 52 years for General Adjustment Bureau, retiring in 2007 with the title of Executive General Adjuster. Dave was an enthusiastic fan of the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team and enjoyed horse racing. Visitation Wednesday, August 7, 4:00-8:00 P.M. at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville. Funeral Services Thursday, August 8, 10:30 A.M. in the funeral home. Interment: Naperville Cemetery, Naperville. In lieu of flowers, memorials to: Naperville Responds For Our Veterans, 1111 S. Washington St., Naperville, IL 60540, www.nrfov.org. For more information, please call 630-355-0213 or visit www.friedrich-jones.com.
Published in Naperville Sun on Aug. 7, 2013
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 South Mill Street Naperville, IL 60540