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It was so nice to be remembered in such a thoughtful way. I really appreciate the grief books, they are a great comfort to me.
Alma Condron | Kittanning, Pennsylvania | read more »
Mr. Bauer and Josh Starr are without a doubt a credit to their profession. They cared for us with great consideration and love.
Mary Beth Orbin | New Kensington, Pennsylvania | read more »
Thank you, Sandy, for your kindness and work you did for Mildred and me. You were such a big help because we had no idea who to turn to for help.
Karen Sprinkle | Dayton, Pennsylvania | read more »
Bob and I would like to thank you for all of the kindness and care you took with Mildred, Bob and me during Bill Snyder's funeral. I can't tell you how much that meant to us and it's a pleasure to know you.
The Bill Snyder family - Karen and Bob Sprinkle | Dayton, Pennsylvania | read more »
The Bauer-Bly Funeral Home did an excellent job.
Muriel Beers | Dayton, PA | read more »
I can't think of anything more the staff of Bauer Funeral Home could have done to help us during this time of our loss.
June Pollard | Kittanning, PA | read more »
We are so grateful; your understanding certainly made it easier for us. It was a relief to have all the details taken care of so efficiently. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts!
Ron and Elaine Reyer and families | read more »
You and your staff have lightened our load and helped ease the pain. The professional way you handled things, both large and small was quite impressive.
Les Hutchinson | Formerly of Kittanning | read more »
We so appreciated all that you and the Bauer Family Funeral Services have done for our family.
Helenkay Smith | Cheswick, PA | read more »
We are so grateful to have had your guidance and knowledge and compassion in planning my father's funeral. Everyone was so wonderful.
The Family of Harry F. Brumbaugh | Adrian, Pennsylvania | read more »
You and your staff have gone above and beyond what is expected of you. You are a one in a million and I am proud to have met you.
Shelley Rowan | Dayton, PA | read more »
Jennifer was a absolute God-send to me and my family. During the most difficult days of our lives, she was a constant source of help and strength. We miss Derian everyday, but being able to look back on his funeral is really a source of comfort.
The Derian Keefer Family | read more »
A special thanks to the staff of the Bauer Funeral Home who went the extra mile to comfort us as we said "goodbye" to one of our most loved.
The Clint Rosenberger Family | read more »
''Thank you so much. I can not say enough positive things about working with the Bauer's. You, personally Sandy, are a delight. I feel as if I am working with a friend. . . . "
Janet Jordan | read more »
Thank you so much for all you did for us during our bereavement of our mother. We honestly, could not be more satisfied with your support. We received many compliments on your services and we would recommend you to everyone.
Lois Waugaman's Family | Worthington, Pennsylvania | read more »
I send my sincere thanks and blessing to the staff members who recently orchestrated my father's(Mike Lipinski)arrangements and more! They made that rough time of grieving as painless as possible and routinely put smiles on my family's faces.
Bob Lipinski | Petrolia, PA | read more »
Thank you; your kindness and touching concern was a blessing for us and the helpfulness and professionalism of your staff surpasses any I've ever seen.
Susan J. Carnathan | Rimersburg | read more »
A special thank you ... Josh, "Roycey Baby", Jennifer, Bobbie and the entire staff of Bauer Funeral Home and to everyone for their prayers, flowers, food and words of encouragement.
Jerry and Karen Schall, Merilyn and Paul Meyers, Mike and Cindy Schall, Becky and Larry Elkin and families | read more »
Thanks for the excellence in which you served our family during our recent loss. You have indeed exceeded our expectations in every respect. We felt loved and cared for by each and every one you from the beginning to the end!
David Montgomery | Atlanta, Georgia | read more »
We are all so appreciative of the compassion you and your family have given our family throughout the many difficult times we have been faced with and the Bauer family has always been by our side. Thank you again!
Melissa Copenhaver | Kittanning, PA | read more »
My sister and I want to thank you and your staff for all of the things that you did for us last week. We were extremely impressed with the professionalism and understanding that each of you provided during our time of grief.
Dana Conner | Rimersburg, Pennsylvania | read more »
Thank you very much for all your care and support during this time of loss. The professionalism of your entire staff was evident throughout and was deeply appreciated by our entire family.
The John Jamison Family | Dayton, Pennsylvania | read more »
Thank you for your help during this most difficult time. We appreciate your kind words and help.
Sissy Rutkowski and Family | Rimersburg, Pennsylvania | read more »
I would like to thank you for making my mother's last journey on this earth a very compassionate and perfect one. My brother and I were very impressed with the professionalism that was shown to us.
Debbie L. Conner | Rimersburg, Pennsylvaina | read more »
Thank you for having a tree planted in a national forest for Dale.
Jean Smart | Kittanning, Pennsylvania | read more »
On behalf of Vera, and her entire family, let me express my sincere appreciation for the personal care provided by you and your staff. You addressed our every need and for that we will be eternally grateful.
Kevin Spitzer, brother, sisters and families | Petrolia, Pennsylvania | read more »
I can't begin to express my appreciation and admiration for the manner in which you arranged my fathers funeral. You are to be highly commended for the honor, dignity, respect and patience shown durning this difficuly time.
Robin and The Family of Robert McMasters | Rimersburg, Pennsylvania | read more »
Dear Jennifer and Staff, Thank you so much for the guidance, comfort, kindness and thoughtfullness during a most difficuit time with the loss of our parents. No words can express our gratitude.
William and Margaret Tatsak Family | Kittanning, Pennsylvania | read more »
A special "Thank You" to you for all you did for us in our time of need. You helped us a lot and we greatly appreciate it. I know my mom was in good hands at the Bauer Funeral Home.
The Family of Esther Bowser | Kittanning, Pennsylvania | read more »
I don't think it is possible to put into words how very thankful we are for everything you did to help us when our mother, passed away. Your kindness and assistance with all facets of the funeral planning was truly amazing to all of us.
The Solinger Family | Elderton, Pennsylvania | read more »
Dear Jennifer, I would like to thank you , your father and the rest of the Bauer staff for the beautiful peacful experience of saying good-bye to my mother.
Linda Camp, The Family of Julia M. Hess | Kittanning, Pennsylvania | read more »
To all of the Bauer Employees, No words can express our gratitude for the services provided for our loved one. Everything was very nice and all were very helpful. Thank you again.
The Space Family | Elderton, Pennsylvania | read more »
Jennifer, we want to thank you and your staff from the bottom of our heart for making my Mom's Funeral a wonderful experience for our family, my Dad especially as we said good bye to her.
Steve Elkin and Family | Smicksburg, Pennsylvania | read more »
Thank you for all your help with my wife, our mother and grandmother. It gave us peace and reassurance to know that you took such great care of her. We greatly appreciate all that you have done for us.
The Mary D. Meyer Family | Templeton, Pennsylvania | read more »
Thank you so much for your kindness & compassion during our difficult time. We deeply appreciate all of the help you gave us and your caring & concern. Your staff is truly professional and was a great comfort to us.
The Fleming Family | Elderton, Pennsylvania | read more »
Thank you so much for all you did for us during our bereavement of our mother. We honestly, could not be more satisfied with your support. We have recieved many compliments on your services and we would recommend you to everyone.
Lois Waugaman's Family | Worthington, Pennsylvania | read more »
Your staff handled our family with great dignity and respect. My mother had been ill long-term and the decision had been made to have a closed casket. After viewing her and how lovely she looked. . .
Stephanie Mennor | Chicora, Pennsylvania | read more »
You all did a GREAT job with Peggy's funeral. You guys came through with your "A" game. I appreciate how professional everything was handled. Everything was done with Excellence. Thanks for all your work during this time of grief. God Bless
Pastor Bert Jones | read more »
Dear Jennifer, please accept our family's heartfelt "thank you's" for all of your care, concern and professionalism in mom's arrangments.
Nancy Jamison | read more »
Jack and Staff, Thank you for handling the funeral arrangements for Linda Cashdollar, our dear wife and mom. In this time of great loss, we appreciated your professionalism, understanding and guidance. Blessings to you and your families.
Bob Cashdollar and Family | Shelocta, Pennsylvania | read more »
You made us feel as though we were part of your family; you really did a fantastic job.
Ken Holliday | Hermitage, Pennsylvania | read more »
Thank you for making an unbearable time tolerant.
Donald Deroy Holliday Family | Rimersburg, Pennsylvania | read more »
You truly are a God send.
James Holliday | Rimersburg, Pennsylvania | read more »
"Thank you" doesn't seem enough for the professional and caring work you provided to my mom
John Wells | Rimersburg, PA | read more »
I highly recommend Bauer-Hillis Funeral home for all your needs. They are very caring and understanding in your time of grief.
Daniel Baucom | Rimersburg, PA | read more »
Our Mother's funeral was lovely and we are so greatful to you.
Cynda Eastham | read more »
Thank you so much for everything you have done to make the grieving process so much easier for us.
The Family of Dale Schultz | read more »
Thank you for making our mother's funeral so much easier. It meant a great deal to us!
The Hogg Family | Worthington, PA | read more »
Thank you so much for your kind and thoughtful words during our difficult time once again. Special thanks to Josh for all your kindness.
The Donna Young Family | Elderton | read more »
Dear Jennifer, your help in arranging the details of my mother's viewing and service was much appreciated. Everything went smoothly and all our questions were answered. Thanks again.
Cindy Arnemann | read more »
Thank you for all you did to make Jim's funeral very smooth and all of the arrangments you handled. Things could not have been done any better from all the phone calls with Jennifer.
Deb Fiscus | Petrolia | read more »
Josh, Thank you for all your help during a very difficult time. My aunt, Bernice, would have liked you and would appreciate all the care you gave to her arrangements. We appreciate all that you did. You made this much easier. Thank you!
The Family of Bernice Crow | read more »
There are no words to thank you for everything you did for our family. Everyone went above and beyond and made a difficult time, easier. We will recommend your services to anyone.
The Rorbert Byers Family | Karns City, PA | read more »
There are no words to express the deep and sincere gratitude of our family. Your kindness and warmth made the most difficult situation a little more bearable. You are a true treasure to families at their darkest hour.
The daughters of Allan Myers: Shelbi, Sheila, Sharon and Shannon | read more »
Dear Bauer-Hillis Funeral Home, God bless you for your kindness and comforting of the family of Catherine Conner-Croyle. Thank you for what you did.
The children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren of Catherine Conner-Croyle | read more »
Thank you so much for your assistance and guidance through our time of grief. We never expected so much caring and extensive services. You well exceeded our expectations. We will be forever grateful.
The Rich Buzard Family | Rimersburg, PA | read more »
Thank you so much for all that you have done during this difficult time. Your professional, wonderful and kind, from the initial meeting to the relocation of the headstone. We are extremely appreciative for all that you have done.
Mark Lehner and Family | read more »
Dear Josh, Again we would like to thank you and Bauer Funeral Home for all the help that you gave to us....It was so good to know that the arrangements that were made many years ago were followed perfectly...
Keith Spicher and Family | Brighton, MI | read more »
I want to thank everyone at Bauer for the incredibly professional and thoughtful manner in which the entire funeral process was handled.
Pam Beiber | St James City, FL | read more »
I want to thank you for everything you did, before, during and after dad's passing. You are all a first class operation and I believe dad made a wise choice in selecting your home to perform his funeral arrangements.
Richard P. Holzwarth | read more »
Jennifer, thank you so much for all your help and support during this difficult time. You and your team did an amazing job and Mom and I couldn't have been more pleased. Thank you so much for your professionalism.
Kate White | Kittanning, PA | read more »
It is my desire and wish to express my gratitude to ... the entire staff of the Bauer Family Funeral Homes for their expertise service and meeting the concern of every detail.
Bobbi Ruth Blinn | Kittanning, PA | read more »
We would like to give a heartfelt thanks to everyone that had a hand in the care of Gabe Dilick. To ... Bauer Funeral Home (special thanks to Mark Thompson).
The Dilick Family | read more »
We would like to express our sincere thanks to the many wonderful friends and family members who made the anguish of losing Mike a little easier to bare. ... To the Bauer Family Funeral Home for going above and beyond during this difficult time.
Chrissy Coyle and the entire Coyle Family | read more »
Thank you for your kindness, helpfullness and respect during our time of sadness. As overwhelming as things seemed to be, you were there to assist in ways never thought possible. We feel that everything turned out beautiful.
Jeff and Stephanie Zeiber, Jami Simpson | read more »
Words can't express out deepest appreciation of the support and the services you provided for our mother's funeral. My sister and I were always comforted by knowing that you were there for every aspect of the viewings and details.
Barney Sanborn | read more »
Words can't even begin to express how much we appreciate all that you did to make Mike's funeral so special and to help us all through this terrible time. It meant so much to have Mike and all of us in the hands of friends. Thanks so much.
Chrissy Coyle and the entire Coyle Family | Fenelton, PA | read more »
Thank you for everything. Everyone worked so hard and compassionately to give my husand and children's father a beautiful send off.
Pearly Adams and the children of William Adams | read more »
I received a letter from Batesville with a certificate stating that a tree was planted in Ruth Ruby's memory. Thank you, again for all that you have done.
Judy Stockstill | read more »
I can't begin to thank you enough for the peace of mind you gave me. It was very easy for me to put you in charge of my mother's care and service. You went above and beyond what was expected; you truly have a wonderful "gift." She looked beautiful!
Doretta Coon | Worthington, PA | read more »
Thank you for everything you did. The viewing and service for Eric were wonderful. Everything went smoothly and I really didn't worry about what do or when to do it. You guys did a great job. You made a difficult time for our family a lot easier.
The Eric Shoemaker Family | Dayton, PA | read more »
We are so glad that we chose Bauer Funeral Home to handle arrangements for my husband and our father, Charles "Chuck" Lasher. He was a wonderful husband, father, pap and brother, and deserved the best...You are all in the right business.
Norene Lasher, Mike Lasher, Tammy Reitler and Chuckie Lasher | Templeton, PA | read more »
Thank you for your many kindnesses when I lost Mom. It was such a stressful time that I doubt I could have gotten through it without your support and guidance. I appreciated everything you did, from picking up Mom's clothes to the final goodbye.
Ann Arnold | read more »
Thanks for making the Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead bus trips available to the community. They are a swell way to see different shows. I know I appreciate them and I'm quite sure all the ones who attend do too.
Mary Stahl | read more »
Thank you for providing our community the opportunity to participate in the wonderful activities under the Steps Ahead program. Everyone is welcoming and very caring. When we travel with them we are made comfortable and any special needs are met.
Kate Burke | read more »
Our heartfelt thanks to the many people who supported us during this time of sorrow. ... To the Bauer Funeral Home we are grateful for their unfailing support and caring for our family.
The Family of Lou Gispanski | Kittanning, PA | read more »
A sincere thank you to all of you for your caring and kindness to Sandy and me and all the extended family. You each made an emotional period in our lives less stressful and more bearable.
Jean Ferrara | Kittanning, PA | read more »
Thank you so much for everything you did for us in our time of sorrow. I know you think it's your job, but you went above and beyond...Your staff was also top-notch and couldn't have been kinder.
Dave and Tammy Reitler and Family | Kittanning, PA | read more »
We just wanted to say thank you so very much for everything you did for us and our family when Jason passed away. You were all so wonderful to us and took very good care of us.
Dave, Robin, Annessa, Ed, Ashlyn and Brandy | read more »
Your kind and compassionate care of my family was deeply appreciated. God bless you.
Helen Bash and Family | read more »
I want to extend my thanks and appreciation to the Bauer-Hillis staff for the comforting atmosphere as family and friends mourned the loss of Tyler. Also, thank you for all the personal touches. The extra steps you took were admired.
Carisa Smith | read more »
Thanks for all you do through the Bauer Steps Ahead program. I appreciate all you do for us.
Helen Kaufman | Kittanning, PA | read more »
Thanks to all of you on your kindness and caring. At such a difficult time, it is nice to have friendly professionals to deal with.
Charlesetta Bleakney | Kittanning, PA | read more »
Thank you for the excellent and professional job you did for Ron's funeral. We are very pleased and recommend you to everyone we know.
Lois Jackson | Templeton, PA | read more »
To each and everyone who did anything to make my mother's funeral go smooth, a big thanks. It was good to have understanding at our time of loss. You do a great job and were so patient and understanding.
Dick Sheakley, Susie Balint, Larry Sheakley | Bruin, PA | read more »
Thank you for your kindness to our family during our time of sorrow. We appreciate your professionalism, friendliness and caring!
Bill, Gloria and Jason Metro | Kittanning, PA | read more »
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