Robert Carl-Bauer-Obituary

Photo courtesy of Ankeny Funeral Home and Crematory

Robert Carl "Bob" Bauer

Ankeny, Iowa

Feb 22, 1927 - Jun 10, 2012 (Age 85)

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I'm sorry for your loss I remember Bob from the time a was a little boy. He was a good man.

Everyone who ever met or knew Bob is incredibly blessed. I'll never meet a man I'll admire more.
He was full of compassion, selfless, generous, humble & totally devoted to helping others. His face & voice gleamed with Godly radiance as he spoke about his mission trips. He always had pictures in his shirt pocket with smiling children and families whom he just helped, when I'd bump into him. He had either just returned, or was preparing to leave to help someone somewhere. He built...

What a beautiful obituary and testimony of Bob's ministry to so many people over the years! Know your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Gianni and Christian fishing w/ Great Grandpa Bauer

Ariel and Christian w/ Great Grandma and Grandpa

Shelly, Grandpa and Carie

Christie, Ken, Steven and Grandpa


Robert Carl's Obituaries

Robert Carl "Bob" Bauer, 85, went to be with the Lord June 10, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. His body has been cremated and a visitation will be 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., Friday, June 15, at Ankeny Funeral Home, 1510 W. First St., Ankeny. A celebration of life will be 3:00 p.m.,...

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