BAIER, Arthur Louis of Cobourg, Ontario

Peacefully on Monday, September 10, 2018 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg at the age of 89.  Husband of Helen (nee Powell) predeceased, father to Arthur “AJ”, (wife Betty Lindsay), Linda, Sandra, Karl and loving “Opa” to AnneMarie and Hailey Baier. Arthur will be sadly missed by his twin sisters Linda Piwowarski and Hilda Lauder and their families.

Arthur was born in Germany, grew up in Toronto with the love of electronics and planes.  In the RCAF he was a flight instructor at Centralia.  He worked at several electronic companies and ultimately started up his own, BCS Electronics.  Arthur was a ham radio operator and a private pilot, eventually building his own aircraft, and was a founding member of the Amateur Aircraft Builders Association.

Visitation will be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home in Cobourg, Ontario, Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. with funeral mass at St. Michael’s Parish at 2 p.m.  A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date to be specified by the family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Northumberland Hills Hospital Palliative Care Unit or the Canadian Cancer Society. Condolences received at

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