Elsa Carolyn Baehr Ph.D.

June 5, 1929 - April 14, 2021

Memorial Service will be private.

Memorial Contributions

Those who wish to remember Elsa in a special way may make gifts to:

International Society for Neuroregulation & Research (ISNR)

13876 SW 56th St., PMB #311

Miami, FL, 33175



Midwest Labrador Retriever Rescue (MLRR)

P.O. Box 1473

Lombard, IL, 60148



Dr. Elsa Carolyn Baehr passed away of natural causes on April 14, 2021, at the age of 91. Devoted wife of 40 years to the late Rufus Baehr; loving mother to daughters, Joanne Telser-Frere (Christian), Peg Espie (John), and Liz Georgiou (George); dear step-mother to Sonya Baehr (Tom Jones) and Frederick Baehr; cherished grandmother toContinue Reading

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Janna Kahnweiler left a message on April 26, 2021:
I'm so sorry for your loss. My mom, Dee adored her friendship for many, many years. What a special lady. She will be missed.
Joanne Medak left a message on April 25, 2021:
To the three daughters & families: I knew your mother over 45 years - we started a colleagues in a psychotherapy consultation group. She was full of energy, warmth and insight. She immediately reached out to me and invited me to your home on Kedzie in Evanston. That was the beginning of a friendship and professional relationship that was in full force until the last years of her life. She was also a innovator and inventor. I modeled for her when she launched her "swim stockings" with webbed toes - and I modeled her ponchos. It was always fun to find out what she was working on in addition to the neuro -science therapies. She was fun, creative, warm, loving and a free spirit. I feel that she touched my life in many beautiful ways - and I wish all of you great memories of your amazing mother. I believe she showed us all what is a "life well lived.with heartfelt condolences, Joanne M Medak
Haben Funeral Home & Crematory left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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