Fredric Sauter Obituary

Fredric J. Sauter
Fred Sauter
Fredric J. Sauter

October 8, 1938 - June 3, 2015
Born in Cherokee, IA
Resided in Madrid, IA
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Fredric "Fred" J. Sauter, 76, passed away from the love of family and friends on Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, IA, after losing his five-year battle with cancer. In agreement with his wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. The family will greet friends at a memorial gathering to celebrate Fred's life from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 13, at the Tiger Bowl in Madrid. Food and beverages will be served for family and friends. A private burial of the urn will be held at a later date at Mt. Hope Cemetery, south of Madrid.

Fred was born on October 8, 1938 in Cherokee, IA to Lester Gerald and Mabel (Martin) Sauter. On December 28, 1959, he married Donna Jean Wohlert in Jackson, MN. After serving in the U.S. Army for three years, Fred worked in construction for 50 years. He was employed with PCI for the last 21 years of his career.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Donna Sauter; daughter, Shelly Sauter; son, Scott Sauter; three grandsons, Joshua Walker, and Cody and Cory Sauter; two great-grandchildren, Zachary and Kenzie Walker; sister, Sandra (Sue) Goettsch; and a host of extended family members and friends. Fred was preceded in death by his parents; and two sons, Jody Allen Sauter and Duffy Paul Sauter.

The family has respectfully requested that any memorial contributions be made in Fredric Sauter's name to either: American Cancer Society or National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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Memorial Gathering
Tiger Bowl
205 Annex Road
Madrid, IA US 50156
Saturday, June 13, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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