Helen T. Bauer

Helen T. Bauer, 69, of 228 Church St., St. Marys, died on Monday, Aug. 27, 2012 at the UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh following a brief illness.She was born May 3, 1943 in St. Marys, daughter of the late Martin and Mildred Lynch Tomaski. On July 22, 1967 in the Holy Rosary Church, she married Michael H. Bauer Jr., who survives. She was a former resident of Johnsonburg and was a graduate of Johnsonburg High School, Class of 1961. She was a former employee of Osram Sylvania.Mrs. Bauer was a member of the Sacred Heart Church and was a former cook at St. Joseph’s Monastery and the St. Mary’s Priory.In addition to her husband, she is also survived by a daughter, Roseann (Glenn) Crissman of St. Marys; six sons, Roger (Georgia) Bauer of Erie, Paul Bauer of Arlington, Va., Patrick (Jessica) Bauer of St. Marys, Kevin (Kim) Bauer of St. Marys, Jeff (Kate) Bauer of St. Marys and Randy Bauer of Gibsonia; 11 grandchildren, Hayden Lewandowski, Evan Lewandowski, Helena Bauer, Camryn Bauer, Luke Bauer, Alex Bauer, Garrett Bauer, Rebekka Bauer, Kolby Bauer, Noah Crissman and Gavin Crissman; and two brothers, Martin Tomaski Jr. of Johnsonburg and William Tomaski of Johnsonburg.Family and friends of Helen T. Bauer are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated in the Sacred Heart Church on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012 at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Eric Vogt, OSB, pastor, officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Cemetery.There will be no visitation.Memorials, if desired, may be made to the St. Labre Indian School, c/o Curtis Yarlott, Ashland, Mo. 59004.Online condolences may be offered at www.lynch-radkowski.com.