Harry L. Sautter, 1930 -1985

Former Linton resident Harry Sautter, 54, Pierre, South Dakota, died Feb. 24, at St. Mary's Hospital in Pierre.

Funeral services were held Feb. 27 at Grand Avenue Wesleyan Church in Pierre with the Rev. Doug Goodell officiating. Interment was in the Riverside Cemetery, Pierre.

Sautter was born in Linton on March 16, 1930 to Richard and Elsie (Godfrey) Sautter. He graduated from Linton High School in 1948, and from Bismarck Junior College in 1950. He worked for the North Dakota Oil and Gas Laboratory from 1951 to 1956, and then joined Westland Oil Company in Williston. On June 2, 1958, he married Irene M. Schneider in Dunseith. The couple lived in Williston until moving to Pierre in 1962. Sautter worked for the Pierre Reminder (Pierre State News) until 1965, when he joined Western States Wholesalers. In 1970, he began working for the Wards Company, and in 1973, he and his wife purchased Telephone Answering Service of Pierre.