In Memory

Clair Baur

Clair Baur

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12/11/10 12:11 PM #1    

Garth Westover

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HUNTSVILLE - Clair L. Baur, born to Roger and Leatha Baur February 25, 1943 in Ogden Utah, passed away peacefully in the early hours on April 17, 2009 from heart complications.

He graduated in 1961 from Ogden High.

He married Margaret Hadley on October 14, 1961. They were later divorced. he married Cleo Toone, on April 17, 1993 in the Ogden Temple.

Clair enjoyed traveling the world and spending time with family and friends.

Clair found joy in life continuing the family business, Ogden Auto Body, which was started in the 1940s by his father, Roger Baur and Ed Niederhauser. He started working with the business at a very early age. His partner and son,Tom Baur ran the very successful auto body shop that is one of the most well known businesses in the Ogden area.

He was a very successful businessman, and one of the most generous people who dedicated his time and resources to the Ogden Area.

Clair served in the LDS church as High Priest Group Leader, dedicated home teacher, Young Mens leader, and various other callings. Most recently he and his wife, Cleo, served as guest service missionaries at Temple Square in Salt Lake City.

He is survived by his wife Cleo Baur. Children: Kim (Alex) Montanez, Tom (Wendy) Baur, Teri (Sean) Macklyn; Jami (Walt) Shivel, Jeff Baur. Stepchildren: Tiffani (John) Bowen, Troy (Sharon) Toone, Travis (Angi) Toone, Tyler (Angela) Toone, Trent (Fill) Toone. Siblings: Gary Baur, Marilyn Olson, Linda (Jerry) Poulter, and brother-in-law Larry Allen. Also surviving are 33 grandchildren and one great grandson. He was preceded in death by his parents Roger and Leatha Baur, sister Sharon Allen, and two grandchildren Taylor Toone and Bridger Baur.

Funeral services were held on Tuesday, April 21, 2009 at 11 a.m. at the Huntsville LDS 1st Ward. 

Interment, Huntsville Cemetery.




Obituary - Clair L Baur

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