Louise B. Bauman Sawyer

March 13th, 1921 - July 29th, 2018

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          Louise Marie (Bauman) Sawyer, age 97, of Ocala, FL and formerly of Erie passed away Sunday, July 29, 2018.  Born in Erie, she was the daughter of the late John G. and Crescentia (Kessler) Bauman.

          Louise graduated from Strong Vincent High School in 1939.  She worked for several years at Nosco Plastics and General Electric.

          She was born in Erie and lived in Marion, Ohio, San Angelo, Texas and the last 18 years in Ocala, Florida.  She enjoyed raising Pekingese dogs and liked doll collecting.

            She was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley “Lefty” Sawyer; her brother, Maurice John Bauman; and her sister, Virginia Young.

          She is survived by her daughter, Linda Harris, husband Weldon, of Ocala, FL; step-granddaughter, Shannon Blakeley, husband Jason, of Tulsa, OK; step-grandson, Terence Harris, wife Laurel, of Perry, KS; 6 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

          Louise also leaves behind to cherish her memories her beloved dog, Daisy and Happy, her parrot.

          Friends are invited call on Thursday from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at Brugger Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1595 West 38th St. at Greengarden Blvd.  Services will be held there on Friday at 10:15 a.m. followed by a funeral mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. Patrick Church.  Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery.

          Louise’s family wishes to thank the staff at the TimberRidge Rehabilitation Center for the excellent care provided to her.

          Memorials may be made to St. Patrick Church, 130 East 4th St., Erie, PA  16507, The ANNA Shelter, 1555 East 10th St., Erie, PA  16511 or a charity of one’s choice.