Carol Elaine Baer, 61

Carol Elaine Baer, 61, of Wabash, died at 7 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021 at her home.  She was born June 11, 1959 in Rochester, to Richard Albert and Alice Louise (Turnipseed) Graf.

Carol was a 1977 graduate of Wabash High School. She married Randall J. Baer at the Wabash Christian Church on Oct. 22, 1977. Carol was a cook at Metro North Elementary School. She was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church, in Wabash. Carol enjoyed shopping, was a good cook, but her family was her life. 

She is survived by her husband, Randall J. Baer of Wabash; two sons, Mark Baer of Auburn, and Morgan (Christal) Baer of Amarillo, Texas; five grandchildren, Aiden Baer and Phoenix Baer, both of Auburn, Addison Baer, Emma Baer, and Wyatt Baer, all of Amarillo; brother, Richie (Janice) Graf and sister-in-law, Dana Graf, both of Wabash; and several nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her parents, and her brother, Thomas Graf.

Funeral services will be 10:00 am Friday, February 19, 2021, at Zion Lutheran Church, 173 Hale Drive, Wabash, with Pastor Jerry Gauthier officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 4-7 pm Thursday, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, and one hour prior to the service Friday, at the church.

Preferred memorials are Parkview Home Health and Hospice or Zion Lutheran Church.

The memorial guest book for Carol may be signed at

Posted on 2021 Feb 16