George R. Bauer, II D.D.S, 64, passed away December 30, 2012 at his home with his family at his side in Del Rio, Texas. He was born September 3, 1948 in Beaumont, Texas. He grew up on the LeRoy Bauer Ranch in Winnie, Texas. His achievements were many and included educations at Schreiner Institute in Kerrville, Texas, Commander of Seaton’s Rangers, and Battalion Commander of Military School at Schreiner Institute with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He met his future wife Kathi on a blind date in December of 1969. She was the Battalion sponsor for George’s final year at Schreiner. George attended Baylor University at Waco, Texas and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Math, and also a degree as Doctor of Dental Surgery at Emory University School of Dentistry in Atlanta, Georgia. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Del Rio, the Lion’s Club of Del Rio, member of the Masonic Lodge #646 AM & FM. George was licensed from the Broad of Examiners for State of Georgia and Texas, member of the American Dental Association, American Orthodontic Society and Texas Dental Association. He married Katherine Loraine Schultz on June 10, 1972 in Dallas, Texas. They then moved to Del Rio in 1976 where he continued his dental business. He is survived by his wife: Kathi Bauer; daughters: Courtney and Katie Bauer; son: Matthew Bauer; granddaughters: Georgia and Vivien Rzanca; mother: Patricia Bauer; sister-in-law: Candace Rollins; brother-in-law Derk Schultz; brothers: Hobart Bauer and wife Faye and LeRoy Bauer Jr., and wife Karen. He was preceded in death by his father LeRoy H. Bauer Sr., grandparents: Hobart and Juanita Brown, and grandparents: George and Ruby Bauer. George Richard Bauer will be missed. George was respected for many things. He was a role model of a husband, father, friend, and member of the community. He showed us daily what it means to be dedicated to the traditions of service to others and hard work. Honesty and a sense of integrity were traits that guided everything he did. George quietly showed his love and caring for all through his actions. George showed us the best qualities of a good man and we will miss him. Visitations will be on Thursday, 5-7:30P.M, January 3, 2013 at G. W. Cox Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral service will be Friday, 10:00A.M, January 4, 2013 at the First Presbyterian Church. Interment will be at Fairview Cemetery, Stowell, Texas.