Wayne Howarth Baer, 62, a resident of Arkville, died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 at Margaretville Hospital.
The son of Gordon L. and Ruth (Howarth) Baer, Wayne was born July 27, 1952 at Milford, MA.
He graduated from Roxbury Central School and then joined the U. S. Air Force, serving from May 1971 until August 1975.
Wayne worked as a beekeeper for the Ballard family’s honey business in Roxbury.
Wayne is survived by three brothers, three sisters and several nieces, nephews, aunts, and uncles.
A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014 at the Jay Gould Memorial Reformed Church in Roxbury with the Rev. Richard A. Dykstra officiating.
Committal will take place at a later date.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Miller Funeral Home, Roxbury.