Creator of “Kneeling Santa” was Lifelong Catholic and Activist
August 3, 2020, 4:59 pm
Gauer was a daily communicant at Ss. Simon and Jude Parish in Huntington Beach in the Diocese of Orange, California. He died of a heart attack in 1997. His first wife Ella had died of leukemia in 1982; he married his second wife, Betty, in 1996.