November 25, 1957 ‒ June 15, 2015
Douglas “Doug” Sauers, age 57, of Centerburg, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, June 15, 2015 at the Knox Community Hospital. He was born on November 25, 1957 in Erie, PA to Leonard and Sheila (Zuber) Sauers.
Doug was a 1975 graduate of General McLane High School in Edinboro, PA. He was currently employed at Donley Ford in Mount Vernon, OH, as a sales and leasing specialist. He enjoyed sales, and loved his many co-workers. He showed, bred and raised Paint horses with his wife Jane and was a past member of the PA, NY, OH, and IN, Paint Horse Clubs. Prior to his equine endeavors, he showed Angus cattle. He liked to hunt with family and friends. Finally he had a great love for his Australian cattle dog, “Tucker”. Doug will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his wife, Jane Sauers, of 25 years of Centerburg, OH; his parents, Leonard and Sheila Sauers of Fairview, PA; his step daughter, Cybill Moreira of Fairview, PA; and granddaughter, McKenna of Fairview, PA.
Friends may call from 5 – 7 PM on Friday, June 19, 2015 at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home; 201 Newark Rd., Mt. Vernon, OH, 43050, where a memorial service will be held at 7 PM with Deacon Tim Birie officiating. A memorial mass will be held on Monday, June 22, 2015 at 10 AM at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 8880 West Main Street McKean, PA 16426, with Father Mark Nowak officiating. A private burial will take place in St. Francis Xavier Catholic Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to: Mt. Vernon Fire Department; 200 W Gambier St, Mt Vernon, OH 43050 or McKean Hose Company; 5011 School St , Mc Kean, PA 16426.
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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Douglas “Doug” Sauers.