Richard Bauder

Richard Bauder (BS Elec Egr '61) died January 25, 2011. He was born December 4, 1931, in Midland, Michigan, to a family of modest means and an enormous capacity for love. Dick had a generous heart, a loving soul, and many gifts and talents.

Shortly after his 19th birthday, Bauder enlisted in the U.S. Navy, serving on the USS Timmerman. While in service he met the love of his life, Lynn Watson. He served in the Navy for four years and married Lynn on August 25, 1956.