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James William Sauerhage

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

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James William Sauerhage

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2000 for 68-year-old James William Sauerhage, who died Sunday, Jan. 23, 2000 at St. Joseph Memorial Hospital In Murphysboro.

He was born on July 28th, 1931 in Chester, the son of Louis and Alice (Heffner) Sauerhage. He was married in St. Louis on September 10th, 1955 to Barbara Ann Barley, who survives in Ava. He is also survived by four sons; Gary Sauerhage of Chester, Steve Sauerhage of Percy, and Jeff & Kevin Sauerhage of Ava…six daughters; Nancy Mathis of Chester, Rebecca Johnson and Brenda Shipley of Steelville, Tina Mahoney of Rosiclaire, Carol Martinez of Carbondale and Patty Niemeyer of Desoto. He is also survived by three brothers; Louis Sauerhage, Jr. and Bill Sauerhage of Chester, and George Sauerhage of Evansville…and three sisters; Lola Koch of Marissa, Katherine Stueve of Jacob and Norma Jean Woelich of Ste. Genevieve, Missouri. He is also survived by 17 grandchildren and one great grandson.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three sons and one daughter.

He was a disabled American veteran. He served as a Corporal in the Korean War, a member of the Pentecostal faith, and VFW Post #3553 of Chester.

Visitation will be tonight Jan. 25, 2000 beginning at 6pm, and Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2000 from 730am until the time of the service, at Wilson Funeral Home of Ava. The funeral service for 68 year old James William Sauerhage will be Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2000 at 11am, at the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel in Ava, the Rev. Phil Keeton officiating. Burial will be in the Looney Springs Cemetery in Campbell Hill.

Memorials are preferred to the American Cancer Society.