Barbara Greene Auer, 90, passed away surrounded by her family on Wednesday, October 1, 2014. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, October 6, 2014 at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, 1621 Broad Street, Fuquay-Varina, NC.
Mrs. Auer was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She was an avid reader, knitter, volunteer, gardener and will be missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Richard Auer; and her infant son, Paul Michael Auer; brother, Edward Greene and sister, Mary Douglas.
She is survived by her son, John Richard Auer, Jr. and wife, Dottie of Minneapolis, MN; three daughters, Barbara Joanne Block and husband, Robert of Cary, NC, Susan Boyd and husband, Jim of Buies Creek, NC, and Kristin Cohn and husband, Mitchell of Lincoln, NE; 14 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 1305 Navaho Drive, Suite 101, Raleigh, NC 27609 or Community Hospice Healthcare & Hospice, 7714 Chapel Hill Road, Raleigh, NC 27607.
Arrangements by Thomas Funeral Home. Condolences may be left at www.thomas funeral.com