Ruth Ann Sage

Ruth Ann Sage

April 11, 2022

Ruth Ann Sage, 90, passed away in Omaha on April 11, 2022.  She was born in Hopewell, Virginia to Frank and Gertrude Van Houten in October of 1931.  In 1954 they moved to Omaha, where Ruthie met medical student John Sage.  They married in 1956.

Ruthie is survived by sons, Jay (Amy) and Peter (Jill), and grandson, John B. Sage. She was preceded in death by her husband, John, and her parents.

Ruthie enjoyed friends, gardening, tennis, antiquing, shopping, and vacationing with family in Vail, Colorado. She was a fun mom and grandmother. She had a flair for home projects and sharing her treasures with family. Her life was a happy journey with her husband of 62 years, John, her children, and her grandchild.

A private family memorial will be held.  Ruthie asks that you make a contribution to your favorite charity.


1 Condolence

  • Karen Marie Posted April 21, 2022 9:49 pm

    I met your mother at Earl May when she fell and I took her to the hospital with one of the employees there. We kept in contact for a while after her fall. She was so sweet and blessed to have met her. I found out she knew my Aunt/Uncle. Prayers to your family.

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