Elaine Bayer, 86, of Fords, passed away on January 31, 2022. She was born and raised in Union City and spent 47 years raising her family with her beloved husbandKenneth Bayer who predeceased her.
Elaine had a love of reading and could always be found enjoying a new book. Her favorite summer trips were to Wildwood where she looked forward to morning bicycle rides and Pancake House breakfasts with her husband Ken, her sister Lorraine and brother-in-law Bob.
Elaine is survived by her son, Ronald Bayer, daughter, Jodi Bayer, daughter, Gail Dougherty, son-in-law, Kevin Dougherty, five grandchildren, Lisa and Michael Bayer, Casey Stavar, Ryan and Megan Dougherty. Elaine is also survived by five great-granddaughters, five great-grandsons, her sister Lorraine, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be on Saturday, February 5, 2022 from 8:00 am to 11:00 am at Blackley Funeral Home, 809 Broad Avenue, Ridgefield, NJ (Masks are Required) followed by a Graveside Service at 11:30 am at Fairview Cemetery, 500 Fairview Avenue, Fairview, NJ.