Douglas A. Bauer died Friday, April 12, 2019 at the age of 72. He was born June 3, 1946 in Lansing, MI the son of Paul and Florence (Bigelow) Bauer. Douglas earned his Master’s Degree in Education from Michigan State University and was a retired elementary teacher. He taught for many years at Elsa Meyer Elementary in Corunna, MI. Douglas was a member of the MEA and an avid MSU Spartan sports fan. Doug also served as a Page for the State House of Representatives. Surviving is one sister, Elyse (Dick) Fogle of Holt, one brother, Barry (Betty) Bauer of St. Johns; his extended family brothers, Jerry Benjamin, Jeff Benjamin and sister, Jacqulyn Gerhold Dickinson and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Sharyl Powers and Colleen Barnes and one brother, Richard Bauer. Following Douglas’ wishes cremation has taken place and there will be no services. The family was assisted with these arrangements by Keck-Coleman Funeral Home, St. Johns.