Lyda V. Sauter, a retired school cafeteria manager who was organist and treasurer of the Gary Memorial United Methodist Church, died Sunday of circulatory illness at her home on Dogwood Road in Woodlawn. She was 80.
Services for Mrs. Sauter were being held today at the church on Daniels Road in Daniels.
She retired in 1982 after 20 years as manager of the cafeteria at the Hebbville Elementary School.
For 28 years, she had been the organist at the church, of which she was a member for 65 years and treasurer for 17.
A native of Carroll County, the former Lyda Vaughn was reared in Daniels.
L Her husband, Earl H. Sauter, a retired farmer, died in 1973.
She is survived by a son, Wayne E. Sauter of Randallstown; a daughter, Patricia A. Kasper of Manchester; and six grandchildren.