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James Bauer

James Bauer, 64, West Fargo, passed away Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at Sanford Palliative Care surrounded by family.

Jim was born Oct. 31, 1946 in Wolsey, S.D. to Wilmer and Fairy (Skinner) Bauer. On July 20, 1968 he married Linda Grayson. They lived in Canton, S.D., Fargo, Duluth, Minn., and most recently, West Fargo. Jim was an avid bow hunter and loved all hunting and fishing activities, but more than anything he adored his children and grandchildren.

Jim is survived by his wife, Linda; children, Robert (Cheryl) Bauer-Olson, Fargo; Rebekka (Matt) Hill, Argusville; and Bradley (Crystal) Bauer, Moorhead; ten beautiful grandchildren, Kenny, Emily, Celia, Sofia, Layla, Ryan, Cale, Hunter, Lilia and Eli, and a brother Leroy (Jan) Bauer, Bakersfield, Calif.

The gathering for Jim was held Saturday, June 18, from 2 to 3 p.m., at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo. The Memorial Service was held Saturday, June 18, at 3 p.m. at Boulger Funeral Home.  Jim's wish was for casual attire to include blue jeans or a favorite hunting cap at the service.

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(Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo)