Cumberland—R. Larry Bauer, 68, of Cumberland passed away on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.

Born in Martinsburg, WV, he was the son of the late Dr. Arthur Bauer and Anita (Hess) Bauer, with whom he resided in Cumberland.

A graduate of Allegany High School, Larry had attend Allegany College of Maryland. Larry had been employed in the packaging department at Sears. While in high school, Larry was a member of the basketball and track teams. Larry loved to play pool, and he loved Downtown Cumberland. He attended Beth Jacobs Synagogue, and he played on the Maccabee basketball team at the temple.

In addition to his mother, Larry is survived by brothers; Rick D. Bauer and Pam Taylor, Cresaptown, Morris S. Bauer and wife Tracy, Long Valley, NJ, and Harold S. Bauer and wife Harsha, Green Brook, NJ. Larry is also survived by several nieces, nephew, and aunts.

Family and friends will be received on Friday, May 26, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 108 Virginia Avenue, Cumberland.

A funeral service will follow visitation at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with Rabbi Mark Perman officiating.

Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, friends and members of the family make contributions in Larry’s name to the charity of their choice.

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