Lindsay Jo Sauer
Lindsay Jo Sauer, 27 of Valley City, ND passed away June 30th 2013 with family by her side. Born in Valley City, ND she attended St. Catherine’s Elementary School, was a 2005 graduate of Valley City High School and 2011 graduate of Valley City State University earning a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management with minors in office management and business software applications. Lindsay, in spite of her illness, maintained academic honors throughout her college career.
Her hobbies included scrapbooking, blackjack, bingo and golfing. Lindsay was an avid Vikings football fan and had the personal opportunity to meet her favorite player, Adrian Peterson. She had a special gift in relating with children. She loved cooking, baking, spending time with family and friends, and winter vacationing in Arizona with her Grandparents. A highlight for Lindsay was socializing with the clientele she served at City Lights Supper Club in Valley City.
Lindsay has been a loyal daughter, sister, friend, employee and coworker. She always had a smile on her face no matter the obstacle. She was an inspiration to all throughout life’s journey. She persevered with a positive attitude. Many people will remember Lindsay wearing her purple hat and bright smile. Lindsay had a special place in her heart for her medical team that cared for her throughout her seven year battle with cancer. Her sister Kelsey meant the world to her and held a special place in her heart. She appreciated Kelsey’s patience, love, strength and understanding throughout her illness. Everyone will remember Lindsay as the girl that had faith and class and could do it all to achieve and overcome.
A prayer service will be held Sunday July, 7th at 7pm at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church in Valley City. Visitation will be held from 4-7pm at the church. The funeral mass celebration will be held Monday July 8th at 10:30 am at the Church. A burial ceremony will follow the service at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Sanborn, ND.
Lindsay is survived by her parents Mike and Kari Sauer and sister Kelsey. She was preceded in death by her grandma Diane, Aunt Laurie, cousins Amanda and Joshua.