FAIRMONT – Funeral services for LeAnn Sager, 74, Fairmont will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont, with Rev. Neil Christopherson officiating. Interment will be held at St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery-South Willow Creek, rural Amboy.
LeAnn died Friday, March 29, 2013 at Mayo Clinic Health System-Fairmont. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Zaharia Family Funeral & Cremation Service of Truman, and one hour before the service at the church.
LeAnn Frances Black was born May 28, 1938, in Willow Creek, Pleasant Mound Township, Blue Earth County, Minn., to Walter and Leona (Wilde) Black. She was baptized and confirmed at St. John’s Lutheran Church-Willow Creek. She attended parochial school at St. John’s Lutheran Church-Willow Creek. LeAnn attended Truman High School. She married Robert Kastning. Out of this marriage came five children. They later divorced. On Sept. 24, 1976, LeAnn was united in marriage to Arlo Sager in Sioux Falls, S.D. They lived and worked in the Fairmont area the remainder of her life. Her jobs included 3M, Fairmont Community Hospital, Woolworths and she ended her working years with her husband at Sager Photography. LeAnn’s hobbies included the outdoor shooting sports, ATV riding and was involved in all the local trap and shooting clubs. She was also very active in many other local clubs. LeAnn was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, Fairmont.
LeAnn is survived by her husband of 36 years, Arlo Sager, Fairmont; two daughters, Shelly Lenz and her husband, Ron, of Truman, Cheryl Todtleben and her husband, John, of North Mankato; three sons, Steven Kastning of Winnebago, James Kastning of Fairmont, Bryce Kastning of Duluth; one step-son, David Sager of Washington; 10 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents.