Carolyn F. Bauer, age 85, passed away at Genesis East Medical Center, Davenport on Monday, Feb. 15, 2021. Family services will be held at a later date.
Carolyn was born July 18, 1935 in Wheatland to Allan and Norma Witte Hein. She married Jerry Bauer on Sept. 2, 1956 at Bennett.
She is survived by her husband Jerry; sons, Mark of Manchester and Chuck of Greeley, Colorado; daughters, Sue (Steve) Henderson of Durant, Jana (Dan) Schneckloth of Eldridge, and Kelly (Scott) Mente of Wheatland; grandchildren, Amie Jones, Matt Beatty, Maggie and Katie Bauer, Amber Trenkamp, Chelsi Goettsch, Justine Maass, Stephanie Rohling, Jeff Mente, and Brittany Selby; step-grandchildren, Cait Brown, and Nick and Jake Schneckloth; nine great grandchildren; and her special friend, Helen Parker.
She was preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Shane Bauer; and step-grandson, Dane Schneckloth.
Carolyn loved to watch her Chicago Bears and Cubs along with Hawkeyes sports. She also enjoyed gardening, canning, and sewing.
Cards may be sent to Kelly Mente at: 317 North Wright Street, Wheatland, Iowa 52777.
Chapman Funeral Home has Carolyn and her family in their care. Online condolences may be left at www.chapmanfh.com.