Edward “Ziggy” Baier

February 13, 1928 ‒ August 12, 2013

Lexington, Ohio

LEXINGTON: Edward “Ziggy” Baier, formerly of Akron, passed away Monday, August 12, 2013 in Liberty Nursing Center of Mansfield. He was 85.

Ziggy was born February 13, 1928 in Ettlingen, Germany but became a US citizen and served in the United States Army during the Korean War.

Mr. Baier was an ambitious man who was self-employed for all but two years of his life. He worked in Akron as a bricklayer, a subcontractor, a developer, and constructed many homes and apartment buildings. A sharp businessman with a mind for numbers, he was also a fantastic ski instructor and enthusiast.

The Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home is assisting his family with private cremation arrangements and messages to them may be sent by visiting: www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com