Matthew Carl Bauer, 60, of Wadsworth passed away Saturday, January 6, 2024. He was born August 3, 1963, in Sandusky, OH to the late Carl and Patricia Bauer.

Mr. Bauer was a graduate of Wadsworth High School, a U.S. Marine, and an employee of Beuhler’s Wadsworth. Matt was a loving son, brother, uncle and Marine. He was a passionate music lover, having an extensive music collection, he enjoyed art, calligraphy, history, trivia, and a great joke.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister Tracee D. Bauer, grandparents Willard and Catherine Hoffman, Grandmother Irene Bauer and best friends Bert, Willie and Brian Long.

Matt is survived by his brother Zachary S. (Shannon) Bauer, sister Catherine I. (Tony) Frankina, nieces and nephews: Ian Bauer (Shannon Miller), Angie Frankina (Dave), Brooke Bauer, Demetri Frankina, Mitchell Frankina, Trevor Gebhardt, Anna Salazar (Ricardo), Marissa Gebhardt, Erik Gebhardt (Monique), his great nieces and nephews Benjamin and Rian Bauer, Nora and Teddy Gebhardt along with aunts, uncles cousins and many friends.

The family will receive friends 4-7 PM Friday at the Hilliard-Rospert-Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman St., Wadsworth. A memorial service will follow at 7:00pm.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to: Disabled Veterans Foundation Association, 4601 Forbes Blvd. Suite 130, Lanham, MD 20706.

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