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Ken Sager


Ken Sager, beloved husband, father, son, brother and friend, age 53 of Sidney, Nebraska, passed away at his home Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, following a lengthy illness.

Kenneth Andrew Sager, the son of Dennis A. and Jean C. (Lundquist) Sager, was born on Oct. 15, 1963, in Spokane, Washington. He attended schools in Woodsfield, Ohio, and Goldendale, and graduated from Goldendale High School. Ken played college football for the Western Washington University Vikings and as tight end for the Seattle Seahawks during the NFL strike of 1987. He graduated from Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington, in 1989. Ken was united in marriage to Rebecca A. Owen on Aug. 26, 1989, in Seattle, Washington. Ken was a talented art director and worked in Bellingham, Washington, at Grizzly Imports, in Sidney, Nebraska, at Cabela's and in Medford, Oregon, with Musician's Friend.

Ken had a passion for family, sports and the outdoors. He loved to hunt, fish, play softball, bowl, coach his children's sports teams, exercise, woodworking, renovating his homes and was a lifelong and avid Steeler's fan. Ken was also a member of the Dalton, Nebraska, Volunteer Fire Department and served on the Dalton Village Board.

Survivors include his wife, Becky; his children, Katie, Jake and Ellie; his parents, Dennis and Jean Sager; his brothers, Jon, Chris and Jeff and numerous extended family members and friends in Washington, Oregon and Nebraska.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, Nov. 21 at Light Memorial Presbyterian Church in Sidney, Nebraska. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Ken's name to Points West Community Bank, 420 Glover Road, Sidney, NE 69162. You may view Ken's Book of Memories, leave condolences, photos and stories at


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