FULTON, NY – William W. Bauer, 78 of Phoenix, passed away Saturday August 18, 2012, at Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, after a brief illness.
He worked at Oberdorfer Foundry, Terminal Transport and the Town of Schroeppel Highway Department.
He was a member of the Draft Horse Association and was a vendor at local farmers’ markets for more than 35 years.
He is predeceased by his parents, Wilford and Edith Williams Bauer; and son, William Wilford Bauer, all of Phoenix.
Surviving: his wife of 57 years, Margaret Jessop Bauer; daughters, Rita Jablonski of Auburn and Nan (Roger) George, Sherri (Jack Dennison) Bauer and Jill (Lyle Jr.) Ernestine all of Phoenix; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A special thank you to all of his caregivers at Michaud Residential Health Services.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Foster Funeral Home, Fulton, with burial at North Volney Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 5 to 8 p.m.
Wednesday at the funeral home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.
Contributions may be made to Paws Across Oswego County, 2035 County Route 1, Oswego, 13126.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.