The Pryor Times


July 8, 2014

Obituary- Bauer

Pryor Times — Local horse and tack trader Robert Carl “Bobby” Bauer hung up his spurs for the last time on July 3, at the age of 74 after a long illness.  

He was born May 16, 1940, to the late Carl Bauer and Martha (Moens) Bauer in Lyons, N.Y. After graduating from Lyons High School in 1958, he bought and sold horses and tack and owned an auction facility at his farm in Lyons.  In 1989, he moved to Adair where he continued to trade horses and worked for several years at Fair Meadows Race Track in Tulsa.

Bauer was preceded in death by his parents and son, James Bauer. He is survived by son, David Bauer and his wife, Heather and granddaughter Jaden of Big Cabin; two sisters, Elsie Bauer of Lyons N.Y. and Marjorie Palone of New Hampton, N.Y.; niece Sharon Foote of Goshen, N.Y.; nephew Michael Palone of New Hampton, N.Y.; four cousins, two great-nephews and a great-niece.

Burial service at Elmwood Cemetery in Lyons, N.Y. at the convenience of the family.  Arrangements by Add’Vantage Funeral Home, Tulsa and Pusateri Funeral Home, Lyons, N.Y.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Adair 4-H, P.O. Box 197, Adair, OK 74330.

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