Anneliese Marie Bauder

Anneliese Marie Bauder, 32, of Leavenworth, passed from this life to the next, Thursday, May 21, 2015, at St. Luke’s Hospital from a sudden unexpected illness. She was born on Feb. 16, 1983, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of Joseph and Leslie (Gausz) Bauder.

Anneliese Bauder

She attended Leavenworth schools as well as Sherwood Center for exceptional children where she was chosen Duchess of the 1993 Homecoming Royalty. She entered the Riverside Resources Day Program and Ottawa Group Home in 2002.

Anna will be remembered for her cheerful smile, affectionate manner and sense of humor. She made friends easily and brought out the best in those around her. She was blessed to have so many good people come into her life as family, caregivers, teachers and friends.

She is survived by her parents, several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Sacred Heart Church. Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, at the church with Rev. David McEvoy, O.Carm., as celebrant. Burial will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Riverside Resources.