PEORIA - Sharon L. Bauer, age 76, of Peoria passed away peacefully Friday, April 20, 2012, at 11:10 a.m. at her home.
She was born July 22, 1935, in Peoria to Carl H. and Zara I. (Grindle) Huggs. She married Norman Bauer June 16, 1973, in Bartonville. He passed away Dec. 21, 1996, in Peoria.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Debra (Powell) Knight, and one brother, Carl "Squeaky" Hubbs.
Survivors include one daughter, Pam (Rick) Schaefer of Wilmington, N.C.; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Sharon was a longtime employee at South Side Bank, retiring in 1997 as the branch manager at the Bartonville location.
She was an avid Chicago Cubs fan and enjoyed cross-stitching and sharing her talent with others.
She was a member of the Bartonville American Legion Ladies Auxiliary and Bartonville VFW Ladies Auxiliary.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at 11 a.m. at the Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services on Tuesday. Burial will be in Smithville Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the
Please view Sharon's obituary online at www.Davison-FultonBartonvilleChapel.com.