William W. Bauer, 78, of Phoenix, died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012 at Crouse Hospital after a brief illness.
He worked at Oberdorfer Foundry, Terminal Transport and the Town of Schroeppel Highway Department.
He was a member of the Draft Horse Association and was a vendor at local farmer’s markets for more than 35 years.
He was predeceased by his parents, Wilford and Edith Williams Bauer, and son, William Wilford Bauer, all of Phoenix.
Surviving are his wife of 57 years, Margaret Jessop Bauer; daughters, Rita Jablonski of Auburn and Nan (Roger) George, Sherri (Jack Dennison) Bauer and Jill (Lyle Jr.) Ernestine, all of Phoenix; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Thursday at Foster Funeral Home, Fulton. Burial was in North Volney Cemetery. Calling hours were held Wednesday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to Paws Across Oswego County, 2035 Co. Rte. 1, Oswego, 13126.