Berthold B. "Bert" Bayer

Berthold B. "Bert" Bayer

AGE: 78 • Albrightsville, Pa.

Berthold B. "Bert" Bayer, 78, of Albrightsville, Pa., formerly of Jackson, passed away Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, in Allentown. He was a member of BPOE #1432 in Lakewood, where he received Elk of the Year award in 1987 & 1988 for his work with handicapped children. He also served as Exalted Ruler in 1985 & 1986.

Loving husband for 31 years to Janet (Bittmann); loving father of Linda Goggins (Mark) of Chateaugay, NY, Barbara Ryan (Scott) of Howell, Brenda Bayer of Florida, Janine SanAntonio of Brick, and Audra Castronuovo of Toms River. Also survived by 13 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Viewing from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, with American Legion & Elks Services at 3:30 p.m. at Gower Funeral Home, Rt. 209, Gilbert, Pa. Interment private. Memorial donations to Lakewood Elks #1432 Handicapped Children's Fund, 711 West Kennedy Blvd., Lakewood, NJ 08701. www.gowerfuneralhome.com


Published in Asbury Park Press on Oct. 24, 2012