Raymond ‘Ray’ G. Bauer
Oct. 13, 1939 – April 6, 2014
Raymond “Ray” G. Bauer of Waukesha died on Sunday, April 6, 2014, at LindenGrove Health Care at the age of 74 years. He was born in Milwaukee on October 13, 1939, the only son of G. Raymond and Margaret (nee Goll) Bauer. He was a 1958 graduate of North Division High School. He was a member of the Free & Accepted Masons of Wisconsin, Myron Reed Lodge #297, where he was raised to Master Mason in 1966. Ray worked for Evinrude Outboard Motors for 36 years, retiring in 1999. During his retirement, he worked at Colburn’s Mobile for 10 years.
He will be sadly missed by his wife, Karen, of Waukesha, and their children, Carrie (Steve) Pflanzer of Oconomowoc and Brian Bauer and his special friend Mandy of Waukesha. He was the proud grandpa of Brandon and Andrew “A.J.” Ray is further survived by other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 10, from 4 PM until the time of the 7 PM Masonic service followed by the funeral service at 7:15 PM, all held at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Private family interment will be held at Highland Memorial Park on Friday.
If desired, memorials are appreciated to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Wisconsin Chapter, 200 S. Executive Drive, Suite 203, Brookfield, WI 53005; or Linden-Grove Health Care, 425 N. University Drive, Waukesha, WI 53188.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, call the funeral home at 547-4035 or visit our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.