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Frank J. Bauer Frank J. Bauer

Frank J. Bauer

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Queenship of Mary Church member

Frank “Fats” J. Bauer, 90, of Northampton, died Oct. 4, 2018, at home. He was the husband of Katherine (Bilder) Bauer for 69 years.

Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Ulrich Sr. and Elizabeth (Reiter) Bauer.

He was in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

He worked at the former Sandora/Tarkett for many years.

He was a member of the former Our Lady of Hungary Church, presently Queenship of Mary Church, Northampton.

He was a member of the Friendly Fifties and Knights of Columbus and was a pierogi volunteer for the former St. Nicholas Ukrainian Club.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Lois (Grace); a son, Jeffrey; two grandsons, Jason and his wife Virginia and Joby and his wife Michelle; three great-grandchildren, Logan, Elizabeth and Nicholas; a sister, Ann Gawecki; nieces; and nephews.

He was predeceased by a son, Joseph Bauer; and five brothers and sisters, Teresa, Joseph, John, Mary (Mitzi) and Ulrich Jr.

Arrangements were made by Reichel Funeral Home Inc., Northampton.