Delores “Dolly” Bauer, 93, passed away in her home on Wednesday, January 3, 2024.  Delores was born September 21, 1930 in Racine, the daughter of Rudolf and Anna (Nee: Barina) Simanek.  On April 24, 1954 she married Joseph F. Bauer in St. John Nepomuk Church.  Joseph passed April 28, 2016.  Delores was a graduate of William Horlick High School and while raising her family she worked at Walker Mfg. and part-time at Horlick High. She enjoyed reading and watching the Packers.  She loved to play the slot machines with her late husband.  Both Delores and her late husband come from big families and she was the 2nd youngest of 10 children.  Delores will be deeply missed by her children Debi Gaetz, Joe (Kim) Bauer and Ryan (Lisa) Bauer, along with 5 Grandchildren Kari Masilian, Joe (Katie) Bauer, Kailey (Dan) DeMeyer, Wren Bauer, and Miles Bauer.  She will also be missed by her 5 Great-Grandchildren Cole Masilian, Abbey Masilian, Levi DeMeyer, Oliver DeMeyer and Parker DeMeyer along with other siblings, in-laws, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.  Delores was preceded in death by her husband, parents, siblings, in-laws and other relatives.  A memorial service for Delores will be held on Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at 11:00 A.M. in Strouf Funeral Home, 1001 High Street.  The family will receive guests in the Funeral Home on January 17, 2024 from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service.  Burial will be private for the immediate family. The family would like to than the staff at Parkview Gardens & Hospice for their service, their comfort and their care.