Peaceful 06

Vina L. (Bowles) Sageser

April 3, 1933 ~ February 9, 2020 (age 86)


Vina L. “Van” Sageser, age 86, lifelong resident of New Haven, passed on this life, February 9, 2020 in the West River Health Campus, Evansville, IN.  Van was born in Maunie, IL on April 3, 1933 to the late Dewitt and Anna (Vines) Bowles.  On June 3, 1954 she was married to James “Red” Sageser and preceded her in death in 2008.

Van was an licensed beautician.  She was always active around New Haven from being a Room Mother at the grade school, sending cards to people from her church she belonged, New Haven Presbyterian.  She loved to quilt and sew and was an avid reader.  She never met a stranger and always had smile for you.  She was a wonderful mother, wife, grandmother and friend and will be missed.

Van is survived by her son, Scott (Rhonda) Sageser of Carmi, 2 daughters, Billie Sue Warman of New Haven, and Kay (Kevin) Maloney of Norris City, a daughter in law, Karla Wilborn of Carmi.  Grandchildren, Amanda(Aaron) Smith, Carmi,  Jakob (Melissa) Sageser, Marissa,  Keather (Josh) May, Carmi, Meghan(Nathan) Densch, Norris City, Luke (Marie) Maloney, Ridgway and Molly Maloney, Morganfield, Kyand great grandchildren, Bryson Sageser, Dayton Sageser, Alexis Sageser, Laci Mills, Sophia Smith, Scarlett  Emmett, and August Densch, , Kasen May, and Alaina May.  A sister, Shirley Mowery of New Haven.  She was preceded also by a son, Jim Sageser, a sister, Evelyn Gott, a son in law, Chuck Warman and a brother Kelly Bowles

Visitation for Van will be Friday, February 14, 2020 from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM at the Cox & Son Funeral Home in New Haven.  Her funeral will be on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at the funeral home starting at 10:00 AM.  Pastor Tim Gholson will officiate.   Burial will follow in the Union Ridge Cemetery near New Haven.

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February 14, 2020

4:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Cox & Son Funeral Home
311 Mill St
New Haven, IL 62867

Funeral Service
February 15, 2020

10:00 AM
Cox & Son Funeral Home
311 Mill St
New Haven, IL 62867

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