Edna Bauer


Edna Bauer

Sept. 24, 1920 - Aug. 10, 2013

Edna M. Bauer, age 92, of Prairie du Chien passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013, at her home.

She was born September 24, 1920, in Clayton, IA the daughter of James and Phoebe (Adams) Burt. She married John “Bub” Bauer, on February 21, 1946, at the St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Prairie du Chien. He preceded her in death on May 30, 2002. Together they made their home on a farm in Bridgeport until 1997 when they moved to Prairie du Chien. Edna worked for many years at Mike and Em’s in Bridgeport and later for Kemble’s Greenhouse in Prairie du Chien.

She is survived by her sister-in-law Rose Bauer of Prairie du Chien, along with eleven special nieces and nephews. The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to Carol Maag for the excellent care given to Edna. 

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 14, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the Garrity Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. Joe Irvin officiating, with burial in the Evergreen Cemetery both in Prairie du Chien. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday, from 4 until 8 p.m. and Wednesday, August 14, 2013, from 10 a.m. until the time of services. www.garrityfuneralhome.com

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