John (Jack) Bauer passed away November 6, 2009. John was born September 10, 1943 in Peoria, Illinois to Guy and Irene Bauer. Surving are wife Janet Bauer, daughter, Dawn Kresin, sons; Bryan Bauer, Michael Miesse, Kevin Miesse, David (Corrie) Miesse. Grandchildren; Jacob Kresin, Stephanie Miesse, Lynzi Denkscherz, Megan Kirtley, sister, Mary Jane (Bob) Fitzpatrick, extended family; Matt Cesna, Marilyn (Corey) Helton. Preceded in death by parents and 2 grandchildren. The Springs Funeral Services are in charge of cremation. Many thanks to the kindness and caring compassion of Odyssey Hospice.