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Sutton Memorial Home
Wednesday July 6th, 2022
9:00am - 11:00am

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Funeral Service

Sutton Memorial Home
Wednesday July 6th, 2022

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Betty Bauer

Betty J. Bauer, 94, of Nokomis, IL received her crown of glory on June 21, 2022 at Lincoln Christian Village in Lincoln IL. Betty was born on May 6, 1928 in Lincoln, IL, the daughter of William and Clara (Dunn) Wehner. She graduated from Lincoln High School and married Earl Bauer on June 15, 1946 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Lincoln, IL.

She is survived by her children: Janet (Dale) Halford of Williamsville, IL, Jolene (Mike) Williams of Sherman, IL and John (Diane) Bauer of Bingham, IL; grandchildren: Angela Brooks (late Michael Brooks), Aaron (Colleen) Halford, John Ryan (Jayna) Bauer, Blake (Sarah) Bauer, Jared (Chelsey) Williams, Jordan (Sarah) Williams and fourteen great-grandchildren; She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Earl; her parents and five siblings.

Betty and Earl farmed in Fayette County, IL and were members of Trinity Lutheran Church in Nokomis, IL. Betty was a Sunday School teacher, 4-H Leader, Home extension member, women’s group member at St. Marks and St. Matthew Lutheran Churches. She was a great seamstress, wonderful decorator, and had beautiful flowers around their farm. She worked as a census taker for many years, as well as Kamm’s Pharmacy and Bell’s Jewelry, both of Nokomis, IL, receiving an award for window decoration; Together, Betty and Earl enjoyed their retirement after working many years in Nokomis, IL.

A visitation will be held from 9:00-11:00 a.m. on July 6, 2022 at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville, IL. A funeral service will be held immediately following at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Ryan Edgecombe officiating; Interment following at Nokomis Cemetery in Nokomis, IL.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Betty’s name may be made to Shriner’s Hospital.

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Jan and Dale, So sorry for your loss. Love to you and your family. Love Luann and Henry

HENRY C KURTH Jul 4 2022 10:23 AM

Thoughts and prayers for your family. May your precious memories bring you comfort.

Cindy Peterman Jul 3 2022 1:27 PM

RIP Betty and have a beautiful. Flight. Love always

Lori Jackson Jun 29 2022 3:19 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Bauer

Cindy Peterman Jun 29 2022 2:46 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Bauer

Dennis & Sue Aumann Jun 27 2022 9:10 AM

Thinking of your family at this time and knowing your many memories will keep her close to you always. So sorry for your loss.

Terry & Vicki Grigsby Jun 26 2022 8:05 AM

God's peace to your family! Deepest sympathy.

Paula and David Rexenius Jun 24 2022 7:56 PM

Betty was such a friendly, fun, smart, and kind lady! We were lucky to have Betty, Earl, and family for neighbors. Prayers for all of her family.

Jill and John Staff Jun 24 2022 6:22 PM

My deepest sympathy to the entire family. Betty and Earl were good neighbors and wonderful people.

Tom Whitten Jun 24 2022 5:34 PM

We have many fond memories of Betty. And Earl They were friends of our family. Prayers for All the family members

Tom and Judy Beyers Jun 24 2022 3:03 PM

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