Marion R. Bahr, 85, a longtime resident of Lehigh Acres, died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at the Evans Health Care in Fort Myers. She was born March 30, 1928, in Wheaton, Ill., to Ernest and Elizabeth Selander.
She married Herman Bahr in October 1946, and she had two children.
She moved to LaBelle in 1981 and to Lehigh Acres in 1997.
Marion R. Bahr
She was an active member in the Fraternal Order of the Eagles, the American Legion, the VFW and the Moose Lodge.
She is survived by her sister, Dorothy Wilson of Fenton, Mo.; son, Chuck (Michele) of Englewood, Co.; grandchildren, Suriah, David (Priscilla) and Matthew (Heather), all of Colorado; and great-grandchild, Benjamin of Colorado.
Her husband preceded her in death.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, starting at 11 a.m. at the Anderson-Patterson Funeral Services, at 2701 Lee Blvd. A short memorial service will follow at 1 p.m., with the Rev. Bob Lockwood officiating.