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Carl E. Bay

Published: Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

HAYWARD, Wis. – Carl E. Bay, 90, of Hayward, formerly of Dixon, passed away Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, at Golden Living Center in Hayward. He owned and managed Lost Land Lake Resort in Hayward.

He was born July 13, 1923, in Gilmore City, Iowa, to Donald A. and Marie S. (Benoit) Bay. He served in the Navy during World War II in the South Pacific.

Survivors include four daughters, Judy (John) Samu, Carol (Dean) Pearson, and Cynthia Simons, all of Hayward, and Mary (David) Barnes of Baytown, Texas; four sisters, Doris Ford and Darline Silk, both of Pacific Palisades, Calif., and Harriet Smith and Patricia Lauhon, both of Dixon; one brother, Jack Bay of Dixon; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn (Wendle) Bay in 1966; and his parents.

A private family graveside service will be held. Pineview Funeral Service in Hayward is handling arrangements.

A memorial has been established to Veterans Memorial Parkway, P.O. Box 591, Dixon, IL 61021.

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