NEWBERG, Ore. — Ellen Gerda Sauder passed away peacefully in Newberg, Ore., on Nov. 18, 2011. A resident of Ohio for over 30 years, she moved to Oregon in 2004.
The only daughter of Antonius and Margaratha Jansen, Ellen was born in Indonesia in 1923. After marriage, she moved to Holland and then moved to the United States, with her two daughters, in 1957. Her first husband, Martin Laloan, and her second husband, Leroy Sauder, preceded her in death.
Survivors include her brother, Rudy of The Netherlands; her daughters, Winny Slack of Oregon and Linda StClaire of California; and three grandchildren, Jeremy, Jessica and Jonathan Slack.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, Dec. 4, at 2 p.m. at the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Newberg.
(Submitted by Winny Slack.)