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Arlyn Harvey Sage

March 28, 2017

Rossville—Arlyn Harvey Sage, 78 passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka.

He was born February 25, 1939 at Dover the son of J. Harvey and Fern V. Hickey Sage.  Arlyn grew up in the Dover and Rossville communities and graduated from Rossville High School.  He also was a graduate of Washburn University, Topeka.

Arlyn retired from the United States Air Force in 1982 at the rank of Major after 20 years of service.  He later worked for Roach Hardware in Topeka many years.  He had lived in the Rossville community many years and was a member of the Rossville United Methodist Church and Jimmie Lillard Post No. 31 of the American Legion.  He attended the Assemblies of God Junction Korean Church with his wife Sunye.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

He was united in marriage to Song Sunye on December 4, 1982 at Abilene, TX.  She survives of the home.

Other survivors include three sons, John, Joseph and David Sage; two daughters, Teresa and Judy Sage; four grandsons.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 A.M. Friday, March 31, 2017 at the Rossville United Methodist Church.  Interment will be in the Dover Cemetery.  Mr. Sage will lie in state and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 7:30 P.M. Thursday, March 30, 2017 at Piper Funeral Home in St. Marys.

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5 thoughts on “Arlyn Harvey Sage

  1. Dave/Rachel: Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you grieve the loss of your Dad. May you find courage and hope to carry on with the promise of redemption, resurrection and reunion. Your eternal friends in Christ, Don/Verla

  2. Sunye, Judy & Family,
    Please accept our deepest sympathy in your loss of Arlyn. He was a character and a half – we had so much fun camping & boating a few years back. We hope these and other memories will help ease your sorrow. He had an infectious smile, laughter & attitude and will be missed by all who had the honor of knowing him. May You Rest In Peace Arlyn and God Speed Friend……

  3. We are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers to all of you. May Arlyn rest on peace.

    Rod and Kaye Carlson

  4. My deepest sympathy is extended to you, SunYe, Judy, and my children, Teresa, John, Joseph and Brett, and David and Rachel, and my four precious grandsons during this most sad and difficult time of your lives. Thanking God for the comfort and strength He is giving you all. Yes, while we grieve, we rejoice knowing that your loved one, Arlyn, is Home and is eternally alive with our Lord and Savior. May God’s comforting arms continue to hold you. Janice

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