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George Lester Sage
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1888
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1965
Ionia
Ionia County
Michigan, USA

Ionia Sentinel-Standard Monday., October 4, 1965

George L. Sage, 76, died Sunday afternoon at his home at 615 Batson court.

He was a farmer all his life and moved to Ionia in July from the Ionia township farm where he had resided. Following his marriage to Grace Bowman June 15, 1910, they lived in the Lyons-Muir area until they purchased the homesteadfarm in 1928.

Mr Sage was born October 15, 1888, the son of Mr and Mrs George W. Sage.

Survivors include his wife, Grace; a daughter, Mrs Floyd Trumble of Fenwick;eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and a brother, Phillip of Big Rapids. A son, Wayne, preceded him in death in 1960.

Funeral service will be Wednesday at 2 p.m., at Myers funeral home with burial at Balcom Cemetery. The Rev. Gary Burgess of Temple Baptist church will officiate.

The family will be at Myers funeral home Monday and Tuesday evenings from 7 until 9 to receive friends."

Iinia Sentinel-Standard, Thursday, October 7, 1965

GEORGE L. SAGE - Funeral service was at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon for George L. Sage, 76, of 615 Batson court, who died Sunday. The Rev. Gary Burgess of Temple Baptist church officiated and interment was at Balcom Cemetery.

Bearers were Ernest Wright, Orville Keifer, Kenneth Greenhoe, Harold Hecht, Raymond Hodgeman and Floyd Brand.

Attending from out of town were Mr and Mrs Stonney Clasman of Union Lake, Mrand Mrs Bert Austin of Fostoria, Mr and Mrs Frank Otto and Jerry and Mrs Ed Janes of Belleville, Raymond Fitch of Hastings, Walter Dick, Mrs Katherine Pline and Mr and Mrss Norman Sage and family of Lansing; Mr and Mrs Floyd Trumble and family, Mr and Mrs Ralph Martin, Mr and Mrs Erford Hecht, and Mr and Mrs Robert Carptenter of Fenwick; Mrs Wayne Sage, Ronald and Marilyn, Mr and Mrs Douglas Sage and Mr and Mrs William Hecht of Saranac. Mrs Mabel Fitch of Ovid, Mr and Mrs A. Duane Roger of Wauconda, Ill., Mr and Mrs Philo Sage of Rogers Heights, Mrs Edith Helmer and Mrs Frances Withop of Grand Rapids, mr and Mrs Charles Reece, Mr and Mrs Merle Dorey and Lois ofBelding; Mrs Etta Fisher of Vestaburg, Mrs Louise Wright of Alma, Gar Dickinson and Mrs Clare Edwards of Sheridan; Mr and Mrs Paul Bennett of Hubbardston. Mr and Mrs Manley Greenhoe of Greenville, Mr and Mrs Howard Heintzelman of Hastings, Mr and Mrs Philip Bradstrum of Sparta, Mrs Dolley Sage, Mrs Beulahmason, Mr and Mrs. G. D. Robertson, Mrs Mary Kirby of Muir; Mrs Olive Rice, Ray Doolittle and Mr and Mrs Wayne Pline of Portland; Mrs Anna Pline, Mr and Mrs Gus Pline, Mr and Mrs Don Walter, Mr and Mrs Leon Pline, Mr and Mrs Joseph Pohl, Mr and Mrs Jerry Kohagen and Mr and Mrs Marion Pline of Pewamo. Mr and Mrs Isadore Stump, Mr and Mrs Hugh Kelley, Mrs Ruth Martin, Mr and Mrs Carl Pline, Mrs Ivan Babcock and Lloyd Burger of Lyons; Mr and Mrs Erwin Trumbleand Mrs Clara Rogers of Orleans."
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Washington Sage (1844 - 1928)
  Melissa Belinda Dickinson Sage (1861 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  Grace Pearl Bowman Sage (1890 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Wayne W. Sage (1914 - 1960)*
  Gayla Arleen Sage Trumble (1920 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ruth Ann Sage Andrews (1871 - 1920)**
  Oscar Washington Sage (1884 - 1961)*
  Orlando Stanley Sage (1886 - 1951)*
  George Lester Sage (1888 - 1965)
  Julia M Sage Beardsley (1889 - 1964)*
  Philo David Sage (1896 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Balcom Cemetery
Berlin Center
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
Plot: 3rdADD N.E. Section
 
Created by: Bonnie Hoy
Record added: Nov 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80615203
George Lester Sage
Added by: Sharon Wood
 
George Lester Sage
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