BARBARA H. (OSBORNE) SAUTER, 92, passed away on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at Bethlehem Woods Rehab Center. Born May 23, 1921, in Bloomington, Ind., she was the daughter of the late Richard H Osborne and Jennie R Barnes. Barbara was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church, RSVP; Parkview Senior Health Club; Women of the Moose Lodge #1700; volunteer at Allen County Public Library, Parkview Hospital, VA Hospital, St. Joseph Hospital, Embassy Theatre and Botanical Gardens. Surviving are her daughters, Joan (Gerald) Gillig of Saint Joseph, Mo. and Teresa (Thomas) Lauer of Fort Wayne; 10 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, Henry W. Sauter; several brothers and sisters. Mass of Christian Burial is 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at St. Peter Catholic Church, with calling one hour prior. The Rev. Phillip A. Widmann officiating. Burial in Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to the St Peter's Catholic Church. Arrangements by D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Ave. To sign the online guestbook, visit


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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 25, 2014