January 24, 1926 – February 28, 2021
Anita (Pedersen) Buer passed away on February 28, 2021 at the age of 95, in Cary, NC. She was born in the Bronx, NY on January 24, 1926 to Charles and Ingeborg(Olsen) Pedersen. She married Arne Buer on April 3, 1948 and was married for 67 years. She was a resident of West Nyack; Greenville, NY; Palm Harbor, FL and later Cary, NC.
She was a secretary at Clarkstown South School District for many years and was an avid quilter and was self-taught to play the piano/organ. She was very creative and loved to make rugs and clothing for her family. She enjoyed crossword puzzles and long walks.
She is survived by her son Gary (Maggie) Buer of Cary, NC; daughter Barbara (Michael) Wicks of Lords Valley, PA; grandchildren, Karl (Marguerite) Buer, Darren (Jess) Buer, Curt (Megan) Wicks, Kristen (Joe) Wicks; great-grandchildren Hadley, Colton and three more to be born this year; as well as several nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her sister, Jean Wamnes. She is predeceased by her husband, Arne along with her siblings, Mabel Barlow, Agnes Olsen, Olive Bahr, John and Charles Pedersen. Anita enjoyed spending time with her family.
Due to COVID-19 and illness in the family, there will only be a graveside service celebrating her life, on Thursday, March 11, 2021 at 11:30am at the Fred Loescher Veterans Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 255 N. Michigan Avenue Fl.17 Chicago, IL 60601
Thursday, March 11, 2021