Fred J. Lauer, 80, passed away in Summerfield on January 3, 2018. He was born in Cincinnati, OH on August 2, 1937 to Bernard and Hortense Lauer. He moved to Marion County in 2015 from Long Island , NY and was of Lutheran faith. He was a life member of the AmVets and American Legion. Fred is survived by his daughter: Cindy Lauer of Summerfield, FL (Barry) and sister: Lori Duning of Cincinnati, OH.