Ruth C. Sauer

Mrs. Sauer, 83, of Jackson, formerly of Manalapan, died Jan. 1, 2012, shortly after being diagnosed with cancer. After graduating from high school, Mrs. Sauer was employed as a typist for the Standard Vacuum Oil Co. She was a former religious education teacher at St. Thomas More Roman Catholic Church, Manalapan. She was predeceased by a sister, Dorothy. Surviving are her husband, Bob Sauer; four children, Robert Jr. of Franklin, Tenn., Lynne Alexandersen of Knoxville, Tenn., Dale Manno of Sparta, and Jon Sauer of Waretown; and 11 grandchildren. A funeral liturgy was celebrated at St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church, Jackson, followed by entombment in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Lakewood. Arrangements were by the George S. Hassler Funeral Home, Jackson.