BAUER, Ms. Maria, of St. Thomas, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Friday, December 27, 2013, in her 70th year. Mother of Christopher Bauer (Susi) of St. Thomas, and Jennifer Cordeiro of London. Grandmother of Megan and Dylan. Sister of Irene Horton (Wyatt), Helen Bauer, Frances Daines (Larry), Andrew Bauer (Linda), Steve Bauer (Helen), and the late John Bauer. Also survived by cousins; Margaret Gehring, Betty Davis (Howard), Stephen Mago (late Cathy), and Joe Bor, and their families. Born in St. Williams, ON, January 27, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Maria (nee Mago) Bauer. In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place. A private memorial service will be held at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160) on Saturday, January 4, 2014. Memorial donations to the charity of one’s choice gratefully acknowledged.