Graveside funeral services will be held in the West Side District Cemetery on Tuesday, June 21, 2011, at 11:00 A.M. for Taft resident, Harold Walter Bauer, 80.   Rev. Scott Pearson, pastor of  First Baptist Church, will officiate.

HAROLD WALTER BAUER


Graveside funeral services will be held in the West Side District Cemetery on Tuesday, June 21, 2011, at 11:00 A.M. for Taft resident, Harold Walter Bauer, 80.   Rev. Scott Pearson, pastor of  First Baptist Church, will officiate.  Mr. Bauer was born in Gill, Colorado on March 22, 1931 to Jacob and Kathrina Bauer, one of four children.  Mr. Bauer was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, one brother, one son, one daughter and his wife, Beth Bauer.  His survivors include his son and his wife, Joel and Connie Bauer of Taft; his daughters and their husbands, Vickie and Ron Maddox of Taft, Sharla and Albert Nedrick, Leslie and Glen Mussman and Jill Ann Mitchell all of Colorado; his 17 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.  Mr. Bauer had lived in Taft for the last 24 years. He had worked as a farmer and heavy equipment operator for most of his life.  He will be remembered as a loving father and grandfather and will be greatly missed.  He is now resting in the arms of his Heavenly Father.  Friends are invited to pay their respects on Monday from 3:00 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. at the Erickson & Brown Funeral Home.        www.EricksonAndBrown.com