Nancy A. Bauer, 85, dies

Nancy A. Bauer, 85, died in Ely on June 17, 2015. She was born on a farm near Lyndon, IL to Elbert and Irene Lathe.
She attended Stephen’s College and the University of Minnesota where she earned her nursing RN license. She worked in public health, state hospitals, and the Robbinsdale School District as a school nurse for many years.
She and her husband “Duffy” started Camp Buckskin back in 1959 for youth with social skill difficulties. Along with being the camp nurse for many years, she provided the organization and stability that touched the lives of a great many campers and staff.
She is survived by her two sons, five grandchildren, and their spouses.