Constance M. “Connie” Sager

October 03, 1929 ‒ February 21, 2015

Johnstown, Ohio

Constance M. “Connie” Sager, age 85 of Johnstown, passed away peacefully under the care of Mount Carmel Hospice on Saturday morning February 21, 2015.

She was born on October 3, 1929 in Columbus to the late Dale and Leona (Ross) Vance. She was a homemaker and had lived in the area since 1963. She was a member of the Harlem Road United Methodist Church for 50+ years and the Red Hat Society.

Connie enjoyed gardening, growing flowers and camping. Connie was a great mother, grandmother and great grandmother who loved her family and treasured her time spent with them. She enjoyed getting the family together and was a great cook.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years: Eldon Sager; sons: Glenn Sager of Westerville, Douglas Sager of Centerburg; daughter: Kathryn (William Mumaw) Sager of Centerburg; grandchildren Sarah (David) Mars, Connie (John) Charter; grandson-in-law: Ronald Deavers; 10 great grandchildren; 2 brother and 2 sisters.

Preceded in death by son: Richard Sager; granddaughter: Daisy Deavers, daughter-in-law: Melody Sager.

Friends may call Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury where services will be held Thursday 11 a.m. with Pastor Bud Leskovac officiating. Interment will follow in the Fancher Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to Mount Carmel Hospice, 1144 Dublin Road, Columbus, Ohio 43215-1039.

Condolences may be expressed at

  • Katie & Family, Please accept my deepest sympathy for your loss. I know she was a special lady who will be dearly missed, but God got a new angel too. My prayers & thoughts are with your family now.God Bless you all, Sharon Stanley

  • Eldon and family: I am so sorry to learn of Connie’s. Death. We went to Hilliard Schools and the years after kept in touch. We spent a lot good times together. Most recently three years ago about 16 classmates got together in Hilliard for lunch. We also kept in touch by phone. We all will miss her but knowing she no longer suffering. RIP Connie, my love and prayers Eldon and also to your family.

  • Glenn & Doug so sorry to here about you Mom. I have good memories of her when we all lived on Hayden Run. Stay strong and you all are in my prayers.

  • Doug and Family, I’m so sorry about your loss. It is so very hard when we lose ours parents. She is in a better place with no pain.

  • We are sad to hear of Connie passing. She was a great friend. Jim went to school with Connie & Eldon. We had some great times together so we have a lot of Memories from Hilliard, High School. Class of 48. And all the times at Indian Lake. RIP Connie, and Love to all the Family.
    Jim & Marge Dougherty

  • Katie, I am so very sorry for all of you. You know that your Mom was like a second Mom to me and I would give anything to be there for you but other commitments make it impossible. Please give your Dad a great big hug for me!
    Love you all,

  • So sorry to hear. She was the Best! So many great memories! Coming
    back to Ohio will never be the same without her!

  • To Katie, Eldon, Doug, Glenn and all the Sager family, so sorry for your loss, my most heartfelt prayers go out to each and every one of you. I pray that God gives you strength each and everyday thru this and always remember the good times with her. God’s word says to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord. Know in your heart that she is surely in the Lord’s house. We love you! God Bless, Gary Mullins & Family

  • Eldon, Doug and family:
    Our sincerest sympathy during this difficult time. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during your time of loss.

  • Sorry to hear about mom. God Bless you and your family. Call Me Katie if you need to talk love ya’ll