2011-06-07 / Obituaries

Lewis Augustus Saucerman, 78

Lewis Augustus Saucerman, age 78, passed away Monday, May 30, 2011, at his residence, following a battle with lung cancer. He was born in Sullivan County, Indiana, on October 22, 1932, the son of Kressie Ray and Eva Pink Thrasher Saucerman. He worked for the Allison Division of GM for 30 years, retiring in 1983. He was a veteran of the US Army.

Survivors are his wife, Peggy Rinker Saucerman; daughters, Melissa “Lisa” Griswold and husband, Larry, Coatesville, and Linda Lee Knoy and husband, Dean, Cloverdale;’ grandchildren, Brandi (Jessie) McKinney, Page Griswold, Angela Knoy (fiance’, Kyle Wilson), and Lewie Knoy; great grandson, Lathen McKinney; brothers, Wayne (Lois) Saucerman, Monrovia, and Jerry (Violet) Saucerman, Quincy; sister-in-law, Sue Saucerman; and brother-in-law, Cletus Flath. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Dean, Robert, and Billie Jo; and sister, Lorene Flath.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 3, 2011, at Hays Funeral Home, Coatesville, with Rev. Larry Rempke officiating.

Burial with military honors was in New Providence Cemetery.

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