Dedicated to Service


Elizabeth Irene Bauler
October 16, 1929 - May 28, 2019

A private Memorial service for Irene Bauler, 89, a resident of Hereford since 1970, will be held at a later date in Abbott, New Mexico. Cremation services were handled by Parkside Chapel Funeral Home. Ms. Bauler passed away May 28, 2019 in Hereford.

Elizabeth Irene Bauler was born October 16, 1929, to John & Iris Bauler, in Mills Harding County, New Mexico. She was third born of fifteen children. Irene worked at Glorietta Baptist Camp for a number of years and also at the girls scout camp in Cimarron, New Mexico, as a cook. She loved to cook for crowds. Irene spent lots of time doing cross stitch pillow cases and table cloths. Irene loved watching her nephews play football and baseball. She moved to Hereford in 1970 and went to work for Kings Manor until her retirement in 1995.

She was survived by nieces & nephews Barbara Finley and husband Sam, Phil Martin and wife Deanne, Patsy Watts and husband LV, Jerry Bauler of Lubbock, Phil Bauler of Colorado, Pat Bauler of Ohio, and Sister Nancy Fluhman of Dalhart and many other nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Irene was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Marylou Williams & Barbara Martin of Hereford, six sisters and five brothers.