John C. Sage, M.D.
October 1, 1930 – September 6, 2018
Preceded in death by parents, Gertrude and Earl; brother, Robert. Survived by son, Jay (Amy) and Peter (Jill); grandson, John; sister, Sally Barton; nephew, John Barton (Vickie) Barton; niece, Ann Barton.
Dr. Sage graduated from Carleton College and the University of Nebraska Medical School. He served two years in the US Army in Vicenza, Italy. He completed a three-year residency in Internal Medicine at Temple University in Philadelphia. During his 44 years of practice, he served as President of the Methodist Hospital Medical Staff, Metro Omaha Medical Society (MOMS), Nebraska Board of Medical Examiners, and Federation of State Medical Boards. In association with MOMS, he originated the Nebraska Credentials Verification Organization to verify the quality of physicians in Omaha and environs.
CELEBRATION OF LIFE: Wednesday, October 3rd from 4pm to 7pm at Happy Hollow Club, 1701 S. 105th St. Memorials are suggested to: Nebraska Children’s Home; Lauritzen Gardens’ Rose Garden; Methodist Hospital Foundation; or Visiting Nurse Association (VNA).