Kathleen D. Bauer
AGE: 70 • Bay Head
Kathleen "Kathie" Bauer nee Maltese, 70, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at Ocean Medical Center. Born in Paterson, NJ to the late Anthony and Catherine Maltese, she is an alumnus of St. Bonaventure University, Olean, NY. Kathie went on to marry her beloved husband Roger Bauer in June of 1966, and resided in Upper Saddle River where she spent time working for the township as a secretary. She spent time working for Amica Insurance Company, as a customer service representative, as well as at the Sun Bright Dye and Finishing Company. Kathie dedicated herself to raising her two sons and caring for her family; she took great pride in her home, and enjoyed traveling with friends. Mr. and Mrs. Bauer would split their time between Upper Saddle River and Bay Head for 20 years, moving full time to Bay Head 10 years ago, joining the Trinity Outreach Ministries Church of Toms River. Kathie enjoyed expanding her faith in bible study groups, and was President of the Woman's Aglow Fellowship of Brick.
Surviving are her beloved husband, Roger Bauer; her loving sons, Chuck and Doreen Bauer of Brick and Jason and Kristy Bauer of Airmont, NY; her dear sister, Geraldine Redling of Bay Head; her brother, Anthony Maltese of Saddle River; her cherished grandchildren, Charles, Olivia, Lucas, Nicholas, Isabella, and many dear friends.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, December 30th, from 1:00 to 5:00PM at O'Brien Funeral Home, 505 Burnt Tavern Road, Brick, with a prayer service at 4:30PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Kathie's memory to Restore The Shore, www.ResoreTheShore.com
c/o Hometown Heroes, 27 Washington Street, Toms River, NJ, 08753. For more information or to send condolences, please visit www.OBrienFuneralHome.com