Barbara Bauer Velte

Barbara Bauer Velte

Barbara Bauer Velte, 79, of Tellico Village, passed away at her home April 19, 2021.

Barbara was born in Bay City, Mich. Before moving to Tennessee in 1996, she had lived in Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, New York and Texas. Barb loved golf and visiting her beloved Michigan. Her house was beautifully decorated for even the smallest of holidays and filled with family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Barney; and parents, Eugene and Doreen Bauer.

Survivors include daughters, Jenelle Manuel (Patrick) and Kristen Detrow (Jeff); sisters, Cindy Buol (Rick) and Ellen McGee (Mark); grandchildren, Courtney, Madison, Cody, Morgan and Mia; and great-grandchildren, Olivia and Odin.

A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 1, 2021, at the Community Church at Tellico Village.

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Click Funeral Home & Cremations-Tellico Village chapel is serving the family of Barbara Velte.