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September 15, 1932 – Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Service Information
The Chilson Funeral Home
December 26th, 2017
11:00 a.m.

Visitation Information
The Chilson Funeral Home
December 26th, 2017
10:00 a.m.

Herbert “Herb” Roy Bauer, age 85, of Hollywood Township, rural Mayer, MN passed away on Wednesday, December, 20, 2017 at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted, MN.

Herbert was born on September 15, 1932 in Hollywood Township, rural Mayer, the son of August and Bertha(Domjahn) Bauer. Herbert was baptized at St. John’s Lutheran Church,Hollywood Township on October 9, 1932. He was also instructed in the Lutheran Catechism and confirmed in the Christian faith on April 14,1946 at St. John’s Lutheran Church. His confirmation memory verse was Matthew 10:32, “Whosoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will I confess also before my Father which is in heaven.” Herb was a faithful member of St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Winsted. He enjoyed the outdoors, spending time with his family. He and his brother, Henry, engaged in dairy farming together for many years. He enjoyed attending local softball games. Herbert was a veteran and honorably served his country in the United States Air Force. During his 16 month stay at St. Mary’s Care Center he kept his Air Force picture on his bedside dresser.
He wore his Air Force cap everyday all day long. He will have a paver on the future Veterans Memorial in Mayer.

Herbert is survived by a nephew: Randal Venske of Mayer; other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by his parents: August F. and Bertha M. Bauer; brothers: Henry and infant brother Harry; and sister: Elsie (Bauer) Venske.

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