ARNOLD BAIER age 79 of Merrillville; formerly of North Carolina, passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2013. Survived by wife Elrine of 54 years; sons Bruce of Cedar Lake, IN and Christopher of Charlotte, NC; and his brothers and sisters. Preceded in death by parents August and Bertha Baier. Mr. Baier was a graduate of Sentinel High School of Missoula, Montanna Class of 1952 and a graduate of Milwaukee School of Engineering. He retired as a computer manufacturing engineer having worked with General Electric Company with 32 years of service. Arnold was a volunteer with SOWERS and he was a veteran of the Korean War. Funeral services will be held Monday, November 18, 2013 at 1:30 P.M. (C.S.T.) DIRECTLY at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery (20953 West Hoff Road, Elwood, IL 60421) with Pastor Arlyn Walters officiating. Family and friends may share an online condolence or memory at

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Published in the Wilmington Star-News on Nov. 14, 2013