Boyd Baer, 94, formerly of West Point, died Saturday, July 18, 2020, at Whispering Winds Cottage in Beatrice. Memorial service will be 11 a.m on Thursday, July 23, 2020, at Grace Lutheran Church in West Point with Rev. Priscilla Hukki as officiant. Seating will be physically distance by household and masks will be required.
Burial with military honors will be at St. Michael’s Cemetery with lunch following at the church hall. Visitation will be Wednesday from 3- 7 p.m. with family receiving friends from 5 - 7 p.m. at Stokely Funeral Home in West Point.
Boyd is survived by his children, Daniel (Nancy) Baer of Winside, David Baer of Elmwood, Roger (Terri) Baer of Branson, Mo., Jenise (Scott) Erikson of Beatrice; stepchildren, Rodney (Cindy) Wagner of West Point, Kevin (Dianne) Wagner of Fairbury, Vicky (Nettie) Wagner of Carlsbad, Calif., and Rebecca Duhr of Fairbanks, Ark; stepdaughter-in-law, Margaret Wagner of West Point; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.
Boyd is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Kate; siblings, Donna Stephens, Bertha Rauscher, Lloyd Baer, Ina Bohuslavsky, and Daniel Baer; and stepsons, Jim Wagner and Al Wagner.
Memorials may be made to the American Veterans Park.
Arrangements by Stokely Funeral Home.