Margaret Ann Bauer, 78, passed away on Saturday, June 2, 2018, at Mike Conley Hospice House in Clermont, Florida. Margaret was born February 5, 1940, in Chicago, Illinois to the late Alfred and Helen Lipper.
Marge Bauer has had a strong faith in God from an early age. She attended Moody Bible Institute in Chicago Illinois. After graduation she became an Evangelist. Marge and her first husband traveled the United States teaching vacation bible school. They were known as Cowboy Ken and Aunt Marge Ministries. She settled down in Hudson Florida where she taught at a Christian school for 7 years. When Marge moved to Lakeland she worked as a bookkeeper for the church/school office. She was a ventriloquist, author, spectacular story teller, Awana director, teacher, seamstress and a child of God.
Margaret is survived by her daughter, Helen Watson and one grandchild, Abigail Watson.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Charles Bauer.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Marge’s name to Cornerstone Hospice, web.cshospice.org
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 9-10 am, followed by a chapel service at 10 am, on Friday, June 8, 2018, at Lakeland Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens. Burial will follow at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL at 12:30 pm.