February 4, 2011
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 Champaign Banquet Facility
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 1-5 pm
Rodney S. Bauer, 64, of Springfield, passed away, Friday, February 4, 2011 in Springfield Regional Medical Center, Springfield with his daughters by his side.
He was born December 9, 1946 in Springfield, Ohio. Rod graduated from Urbana High School in 1965 and he continued his education receiving a Bachelor’s degree from Ashland University in 1969. Rod was employed for over 30 years as a sales manager with Kova of Ohio.
He enjoyed golf, spending time on the family farm, grilling and cooking his famous pork tenderloin for various events. He was actively involved in the Clark and Champaign county communities by donating his time and resources to assist with many different organizations.
He is survived by his mother, Louise (Samuelson) Bauer of Urbana, his daughters, Jennifer (Brent) Schreckengost of Atlanta, GA and Ashley Bauer (Jeff Boland) of Paris, IL, his brothers, Donald C. (Jane) Bauer and Anders G. (Nita) Bauer, his nieces & nephews, Charles (Kerry) Bauer and Heather (Gary) Bauer-Staley, great nephews, William and Charles Bauer, as well as many great friends and associates.
Rod is preceded in death by his father, William C. Bauer and daughter, Kristen L. Bauer.
A Celebration of Rod’s Life will be held from 1-5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 23, 2011 in the Champaign Banquet Facility, 240 Twain Ave., Urbana, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made in Rod’s Memory to the Rod Bauer Memorial 4-H Fund, c/o Security National Bank, PO Box 351
Urbana, OH 43078.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.
Services are entrusted to the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio.