BAUER, CHARLES FORREST SR., 88, of Louisville, passed away Friday, February 15, 2013 at Meadowview Nursing Facility.
He was a graduate of St. Xavier High School, a member of the Triangle Fraternity and attended the University of Louisville Speed School of Engineering. He was the owner of Bauer's Since 1870 restaurant and a Life Master with the Louisville Bridge Center.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Eunice Ulmer Bauer.
He is survived by his sons, Charles Forrest Bauer Jr. (Lou) and Roger Bauer; and his grandchildren, Michael, Justin and Heather Bauer.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 1-8 p.m. at Ratterman's St. Matthews, 3711 Lexington Road. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at Ratterman's with burial in Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Mass of the Air or Kosair Charities.
Published in The Courier-Journal from Feb. 18 to Feb. 20, 2013