Fred Screech Sauger, Colver. Age 79. Passed away Oct. 6, 2017 at Conemaugh Hospital. Born April 23, 1938 in Portage. Son of Paul and Mary (Billy) Sauger. Preceded in death by parents, son Mark, sister in law Kathy Sauger, brother Pete, and sister Alice. Survived by wife of 59 years Margaret Peggy ( Wertz ) Sauger of Colver, sons Fred Jr. ( Diane ), Colver; Christopher and friend Kim, Windber. Grandchildren, Austin Benjamin, Courtney Knight ( Angel ), Randy Hodgson ( Laura ), and Joshua Hadgson. Great grandchildren, Kaleah Villa and Kyrie Hickman. Brother of George, Colver and Bertha Casado, Windber also numerous nieces and nephews. Long time employee and road supervisor for Cambria TWP. Past president and lifetime member of Colver Sportsmens club, member of Cambria County Industrial Baseball League Oldtimers Baseball Assoc., and Cool Springs Camp. Screech was a longtime fan of the New York Yankees, Pittsburgh Steelers and Notre Dame. Fred enjoyed hunting, working in his garden and spending time with his many friends. Friends received Monday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Matevish and Matevish Funeral Home where parastas will be sung at 7 p.m.. Funeral services at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Ascension Orthodox Church, Colver by the Very Rev Andrew Matychak. Internment Church Cemetery, Colver.
Published on October 7, 2017