2013-01-05 / Obituaries

Harold R. Sager

Harold R. Sager, age 88 of Lancaster, formerly of Baltimore, died Monday, December 31, 2012, at LanFair Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

He was a graduate of Liberty Union High School Class of 1942. He was a World War II veteran serving in US Army in France and Germany. He was retired from Alten Foundry and Machine Works and Westerman Companies with 46 years of service. He was a life long member of New Zion United Methodist Church and served as Sunday School Superintendent for 25 years.

Harold is survived by his daughter, Kathleen (David) Congrove of Lancaster; son, Rev. Thomas (Pamela) Sager of New Bremen; grandchildren, Darci (John) Pribble of Columbus, Chad (Cindy) Congrove of Baltimore, Anthony (Cathy) Sager of Cincinnati, and Kimberly Sager of Dayton; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Carol Sager; parents, Bryan and Ella Sager; and brother, Chester Sager.

Funeral service will be held Friday, January 4, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. at New Zion United Methodist Church with Revs. Rick Stuhmer and Cheryl Foulk officiating. Burial to follow in Union Evangelical Cemetery. Friends may visit one hour prior the service at the church on Friday. Arrangements are being handled by the Johnson-Smith Funeral Home, 207 S. Main St., Baltimore.

Memorial gifts may be given to New Zion United Methodist Church 10991 Snyder Church Rd., Baltimore, OH 43105 in his memory.

To send an online condolence, and sign the guest book, please visit www.funeralhome.com.

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