Baehr – Gunther of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Monday, January 28th, 2013, peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, 71st year. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Suzanne “Suzie” (Berko) Baehr. Loved father of Marliese Molyneux (Andrew), Anthony Baehr (Donna), Mark Baehr and James Baehr, all of England. Loved grandfather of George and Taegan. Dear brother of Ottmar Baehr (Monika) of Munich, Inge Dunst (Eric) of Munich and Sissi Determann (Klaus) of Erkratte. Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews. Gunther was born in Munich, Germany on July 13, 1942. He was a hotelier for over 20 years at the Dhaharan International Hotel in Saudi Arabia.
The funeral service to celebrate the life of Gunther will be held at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas on Thursday at 3:00 p.m. Cremation to follow. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 2:00-3:00 p.m. Flowers gratefully declined, with remembrances to the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital Foundation, the London Regional Cancer Centre (Lung Cancer Research) or World Vision.