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Menno Jere Sahm

Obituary for Menno Jere Sahm

September 12, 1934 - December 21, 2019
San Antonio, Texas | Age 85

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Menno Jere Sahm, Proud USAF Veteran Retired, age 85, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 21, 2019. He was born on September 12, 1934, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to parents, Menno L. Sahm & Thelma N. Urban. Jere graduated college at Franklin & Marshall '56, MBA '65, and was involved with AFROTC, Varsity Golf Team, Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity; Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honor Society. He later retired as Lt. Col USAF in '79, and was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal. Not only was Jere an Air Force Aid Society Life Member, but was also a 32nd Degree Freemason of The Scottish Rite. He worked in IT at Small Business Administration until retirement. He was preceded in death by his parents, Menno & Thelma; first wife, Gladys, and granddaughter, Jillian. He is survived by his wife, Joan; daughter, Kim, Son-in-Law Mike; grandchildren, Matthew, Adam, and Jonathan; great grandchildren, Isabel, Madyson, Anna, Jakob, Willow, Alexander, Soren, Annaliese and Leonardo. Jere was very intelligent, loved animals and generously contributed to multiple animal defense & care shelters. He had an infectious laugh that he displayed until the very end. He will be greatly missed.

GRAVESIDE SERVICE
THURSDAY, JANUARY 2, 2020
10:00 AM
FT. SAM HOUSTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
1520 HARRY WURZBACH

Rev. Aaron Goeke will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to your favorite Animal Defense & Care Shelter.

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2102 North Loop 1604 East
San Antonio, TX 78232
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