John L. Sailer, 88, a life-long resident
of South Posey county until he entered an Evansville nursing home in 1952 and a
farmer on R. R. 3. Mt.Vernon, for many years, died at Sunday at the M & R Nursing Home in Evansville.
Mr. Sailer had been ill for several
years. His wife, nee NettieNiehaus,
died in 1928.
His church affiliation was with Trinity Evangelical and Reformed
Church in Mt.Vernon.
The body is at Short-Niehaus Funeral
Home. Rev. August E. Binder, pastor of Trinity Evangelical and Reformed
Church will conduct the funeral srvice at Wednesday at Short-Niehaus
chapel. Burial will be in St. John's cemetery.
Surviving are a
son, John W. Sailer, R. R. 3, Mt.Vernon; two daughters, Mrs. John Schroeder and
Mrs. Claude Walker, both of Evansville, and eight grandchildren and six great