Obituary of Eugene Henry Bauer
Bauer, Eugene H. "Beaver" on June 27, 2019 of Hamburg, NY. Beloved husband of June (nee Woods) Bauer; devoted father of Suzanne (late Robert) Lynch, Ellen (Daniel) Bauer, William (Sherry) Bauer, and late Eugene Bauer; loving brother of Rosemarie (late Richard) Sroka, John (Patricia) Bauer, late James (late Jean) Bauer, late Paul Bauer, and late Florence (late Russ) Dixon; also survived by 18 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, and dear friends.Gene was a former employee of Bell Air where he worked on the P39. He then volunteered for the Army Air Corps and was stationed in Wales during World War 2. He was with Buffalo Fire Department for 33 years where he received several commendations and awards for bravery. He had been retired for 39 years and at the time of his death was the oldest living Buffalo fireman. He was renowned throughout the WNY area as a skilled craftsman. Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at SS. Peter & Paul Church Hamburg, NY on Friday, July 19th at 10 AM. Please assemble at church. Beaver retired from the Buffalo Fire Department where he received an award for bravery. Arrangements by LAKESIDE MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, INC. 716-627-2919. Please leave online condolences at www.LakesideFuneralHome.com.