GAYLORD - Eleanor Sauer, 96, died Monday, April 22, 2013, at Oak Terrace Senior Retirement Community in Gaylord..
Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Saturday, April 27, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Gaylord.
Arrangements by Egesdal Funeral Home in Gaylord.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be at Woodlawn Cemetery in Winona, at a later date.
Eleanor Frances Sauer ("Ellie") was born on Nov. 30, 1916, in Owatonna to Mary ("Mae" White) and Abbott Sawyer.
Ellie is survived by her children, Susan Feaster of Valparaiso, IN, Peter Sauer of Urbana, IL, and Rachel Hinz of Gaylord, MN; 14 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and sisters, Katherine Hardt of Winona, and Mary Margaret Kruse of Flagstaff, AZ.