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Published August 14, 2013, 12:00 AM

Florence Bauer

Florence Bauer, 77, Fargo, ND, passed away peacefully in her home on August 11, 2013. She was born September 23, 1935, in North Java, NY, to Charles and Alice (Schier) Roche.

On February 18, 1956, Florence married Oberlin Tangen in Buffalo, NY. They made their home near Georgetown, MN, where they farmed and raised five children. On May 20, 1983, Florence married Leo Bauer in Fargo, where they made their home. Leo passed away in June, 2006.

Florence Bauer

Florence Bauer, 77, Fargo, ND, passed away peacefully in her home on August 11, 2013. She was born September 23, 1935, in North Java, NY, to Charles and Alice (Schier) Roche.

On February 18, 1956, Florence married Oberlin Tangen in Buffalo, NY. They made their home near Georgetown, MN, where they farmed and raised five children. On May 20, 1983, Florence married Leo Bauer in Fargo, where they made their home. Leo passed away in June, 2006.

Florence worked for the Superintendent of Moorhead Public Schools, and later as a legal secretary for Tennyson Law Firm in Fargo. She later worked for the law firm of Jon Garaas, and at Cass County States Attorney's office.

Florence is survived by daughters, Janet (Jack) Sodnak, Moorhead, and Marcia (Wayne) Schneider, Harvey, ND; sons, Ray (Wendy Arndt), Fargo, and Chuck (Pam) Tangen, West Fargo, ND; stepdaughter, Karla (Joe) Maertens, West Fargo; stepson, Jerry Bauer, Fargo; sisters, Ann (Ken) Bush, Rochester, NY, Rita Marvin, Crossville, TN, Teresa (Don) Simons, Strykersville, NY, Mary Margaret Borek, Spring Hill, FL, and Rowena (Norm) Gerhardt, Marilla, NY; brothers, Don Roche, North Java, NY, and Charles Roche, Batavia, NY; and fourteen grandchildren

Visitation will be Thursday, August 15, 2013, from 6 - 7:30 PM, with a prayer service at 7:30 PM, in Korsmo Funeral Chapel, Moorhead. Funeral Mass Friday, August 16, 2013, at 10:30 AM, in Sts. Anne and Joachim Catholic Church, Fargo.

Online guestbook www.korsmofuneralservice.com

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