In memory of
Blanche Harriette "Hattie" Baer Salisbury-Blanche Harriette "Hattie" Baer, 87, of Salisbury, died on Monday, March 13, 2017 peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family. Born on December 25, 1929 in Middle River, MD, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Alice Foltz. Hattie was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a registered nurse, receiving her nursing degree through Church Home Hospital School of Nursing / John's Hopkins University. She was employed by the Wicomico County Health Department as a public health nurse. Hattie had a green thumb and enjoyed spending time working in her gardens. She was an avid Baltimore Orioles fan her entire life. Blanche is survived by three sons, Philip Baer III and his wife, Stella, Steven Baer and his wife, Candy, and Jeffrey Baer and his wife, Susan; two daughters, Deborah Lucksho and her husband, Darrell, and Kimberly Reidy and her husband, David; a sister, Margaret Kapp; nine grandchildren, Philip Baer IV, Amy Burbage, Kelly Bailey, Katie Varda, Christy Baer, Amber Nichols, Alicia Reidy, Kody Baer and Kolby Baer; seven great-grandchildren, Chase and Caroline Burbage, Gavin Reidy, Brady and Olivia Tapman, Jack and Max Bailey; and one great-grandchild, Baby Varda, on the way. In addition to her parents, Blanche is preceded in death by her loving husband of 57 years, Philip Miller Baer Jr.; brother, Joseph Foltz Jr.; and sister, Virginia Holland. A funeral service will be held on Friday, March 17, 2017 at 11:00 am at Holloway Funeral Home, Salisbury. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, PO Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301 and/or Coastal Hospice, 2604 Old Ocean City Rd, Salisbury, MD 21804. Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, P.A., 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804. To send condolences to the family, please visit www.hollowayfh.com .
View Full Obituary ›