Marlin R. Sage, Sr.

Obituary

MARLIN R. SAGE, SR, age 84, of Piqua, went home to be with the Lord at 2:30 AM on Monday June 19, 2017 in his residence. He was born on April 7, 1933 to the late Franklin and Ruth (Sparks) Sage. He married Edith M. Schaffer on December 4, 1954 in Piqua, OH and she survives.

Marlin is also survived by four sons and daughters-in-law: Marlin, Jr. and Elaine Sage, Piqua, OH, Gary and Sheila Sage, Piqua, OH, Dan and Juanita Sage, Piqua, OH and Rob Sage, Piqua, OH; seven grandchildren: Jennifer, Matthew, Christopher, Mallory, Stephanie, Derek, and Steven, and three great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by: two brothers and one sister.

Marlin worked for Hartzell Fan in Piqua for over 40 years and retired in 1995. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. Marlin enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time at the lake with his family.

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday June 22, 2017 at Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home, Piqua, OH with Pastor Steve Spoon officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Thursday from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM at the funeral home. Full Military Honors will be presented by the Veterans Elite Tribute Squad.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Ohio’s Heartland of Hospice 580 Lincoln Park Blvd Suite 320 Kettering, Ohio 45429. Condolences to the family may be expressed to  www.melcher-sowers.com.
 


  Funeral Service

Thursday June 22, 2017 at 1:00 P.M.

646 W. High Street, Piqua, OH, 45356

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday June 22, 2017 at Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home, Piqua, OH with Pastor Steve Spoon officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Thursday from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM at the funeral home. Full Military Honors will be presented by the Veterans Elite Tribute Squad. Memorial Contributions may be made to Ohio’s Heartland of Hospice 580 Lincoln Park Blvd Suite 320 Kettering, Ohio 45429. Condolences to the family may be expressed to www.melcher-sowers.com

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Jeanine Denman Barton

So sorry for your loss.

 Posted June 24, 2017 - 3:27pm
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Ray Fox and Family

To all of the Sage family,
Truly sorry to hear of your loss, our thoughts and prayers go out to you at the difficult time.

 Posted June 22, 2017 - 7:18am
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Beth Kesler-wright

Gary, Sheila, Chris, Stephane, & Steve

i am sorry for your loss. Keeping your family in my prayers.

 Posted June 21, 2017 - 10:33pm
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Glenn E Devers

My sincere sympathy to the family and friends of Marlin Sage. May light perpetual shine upon him and may God bring peace to all.

 Posted June 20, 2017 - 6:41am
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Jennifer Sage

I will always cherish our memories and love.So thankful for our visit and talk in March. I will love and miss you to the moon and back grandpa.

 Posted June 19, 2017 - 9:53pm

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