Paul Bauer passed away May 10th, 2021 at the age of 82. Paul was born March 15th, 1939 in Ellensburg, Washington to Michael & Amelia Bauer. At the age of 18 he enlisted in the army, he served most of his time in Korea. Following his honorable discharge, he returned to Seattle and married, had five children before divorcing. He later married the love of his life, Keeko in 1973, they celebrated 48 years of marriage this past march. His career choice was carpenter, he was an avid hunter, fisherman & beekeeper. Paul was the youngest of 18.
He was preceded in death by his youngest son Robert, parents. And most of his siblings. He will be missed dearly by wife Keeko; his brother Bill Bauer and sister betty. His
children: Rhonda Letterman, Sheri Rayburn, Mike Bauer, Jesse Bauer and his grandchildren: Jennifer, Sean, Alissa, Chelsea, Scott, and john.
Viewing and visitation will be held Monday, May 17th, 2021 from 9:00 am until the time of the Funeral Service at 11:00 am at Smith Funeral Home in Grandview, WA. Burial with Military Honors will follow at the Grandview Cemetery in Grandview, WA. Those wishing to sign Paul's online memorial book may do so at www.funeralhomesmith.com Smith Funeral Home Grandview is in care of arrangements.
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