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Sandra Lyn Baer

May 25, 1955 ~ December 20, 2020 (age 65)


Sandra Lyn Baer (“Sandy”), of Chicago, born on May 25th, 1955, passed away on December 20, 2020.  Formerly of Hinsdale, Sandy graduated from Hinsdale Central High-school with the class of 1973. Sandy loved to travel and managed to visit all 50 states.  She lived in San Diego for a decade, where she permanently improved the cuisine of Mission Beach when she opened “Red-Hot City,” (the region's first Chicago-style hot-dog-joint). Sandy was a patron of, and appreciated the arts, and throughout her life cultivated a deep affection for music.  Her favorite instrument was the violin, which she more adored in passion than in practice. A member of the Second  Presbyterian Church of Chicago, Sandy’s faith was active and important to her. Beloved daughter of the late Donald B Baer and the late Elizabeth T Baer, Sandy is survived by her sister, Linda Baer Latsko; her niece, Lindsay Latsko; her brother, Lawrence(Kathleen) Baer; her nephews, Matthew Baer and Kyle Baer; her niece, Lawren (Michael) Baer Joyce; her grandnieces, Frances Joyce and Fiona Joyce; her aunt JoAnn Teas; cousin to many; and by her friend and former partner, Louis Joseph Marini     A visitation will be held on Saturday, December 26 at 11:30 am-12:30 pm at Adolf Funeral Home 7000 S. Madison St. Willowbrook, IL  60527 followed by a 1 pm graveside service at Bronswood Cemetery in Oak Brook. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (NETRF) can be mailed to NET Research Foundation, 31 St. James Avenue, Suite 365, Boston, MA 02116 or made online at

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December 26, 2020

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
7000 S. Madison St. Willowbrook, IL 60527
7000 S Madison St.
Willowbrook, Illinois 60527

Graveside Service
December 26, 2020

1:00 PM
Bronswood Cemetery, Oak Brook, IL

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