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591 Ridgeview Drive
McHenry, IL 60050
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Alexander “Alex” R. Baer

Obituary Condolences

McHENRY – Alexander "Alex" R. Baer, 16, of McHenry, passed away Thursday, July 29, 2010, at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge.

He was born Oct. 23, 1993, in McHenry, to Gregg and Trudi (Breitzmann) Baer.

He was a student at McHenry East High School in McHenry and was looking forward to his junior year.

He was an honor student, an athlete, and a joy to all who knew him. He was a member of the varsity basketball team and enjoyed snowboarding and wakeboarding.

He will be sorely missed by his family and the countless friends he cherished deeply.

Survivors include his parents; his brother, Zach; and his grandmother, Anita Breitzmann.

He was preceded in death by three grandparents.

The visitiation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Drive, McHenry. Prayers will be said at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 4, at the funeral home, then proceeding for the 10:30 a.m. Mass of the Resurrection at St. Patrick Church in McHenry. Interment will be in St. Patrick Countryside Cemetery.

For information, call the funeral home at 815-385-0063.
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