SLEEPY?EYE - Frederick M. Tauer, 86, of Sleepy Eye, died on Sunday, June 8, 2014, at the Sleepy Eye Care Center.
Service will be held at at 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 13, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Sleepy Eye.
Burial will be in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, in Sleepy Eye with full military honors.
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday and will continue 7:30-10 a.m. Friday at the Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy Eye. There will be a parish prayer service at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Frederick Michael Tauer was born on Nov. 2, 1927, in Mulligan Township to George and Anna (Helget) Tauer.
He is survived by his wife, Janet of Sleepy Eye; children, Bradley Tauer of White Bear Lake, Douglas Tauer of Beaumont, Texas, Kathleen Steffl of Sleepy Eye, James Tauer of Comfrey and Lisa Wahl of Sleepy Eye, 15 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; brothers, Alcuin Tauer of Sleepy Eye, Cletus Tauer of Luck, Wisconsin.
He served in the U.S. Army in Korea from 1950 to 1953.