Obituary: SAGER, SHANE BROOKS

Published: Saturday, Aug. 2 2014 2:50 a.m. MDT

Shane Brooks Sager1976 ~ 2011Shane, 35, passed away December 10, 2011, at his home in Highland, Utah surrounded by his love ones. He was born on February 28, 1976, in American Fork, Utah to Mindy Barratt and Robert Brooks. He was married May 18, 2006, to Jennifer Leslie Shepherd in Lehi, Utah. He was a dedicated and loving husband, father, brother, and son. He loved to spend time with his sons doing most anything, from playing catch, to camping, to watching his sons' baseball and football games. He had a passion for the outdoors. He cherished the time he was able to spend with friends and family doing the things he loved, like snowmobiling, wakeboarding, hunting, backpacking, and hiking. He was a member of the LDS Church. He happily served for many years with the young men. He was extremely influential in their lives and many of the boys considered him their hero. He had a great sense of humor and constantly made people laugh even when times were tough. He had an extraordinary love for life. He battled courageously with cancer (angiosarcoma) for almost 4 years. He was an inspiration to everyone around him. Because of his amazing attitude, many had no idea of the trial that he was enduring.He worked at Wells Fargo as a Computer Systems Engineer for 14 years. He was a very dedicated and hard-working employee, having worked up until days before he left us.He is survived by his wife, Jennifer Leslie Sager, his children Dylan, Dallas, and Tyler Rodabough, his mother, Mindy Sager Cook (Rick) and his brother Jace Sager. Also, Robert Brooks, a sister, Ashley Brooks. Preceded in death by his father, Ron Sager, brother Cody Brooks, and grandfather Bob Brooks.Funeral services will be held Friday, December 16, 2011 at 11:00 a.m., at the Highland 26th LDS Ward Chapel, 10417 North 6750 West, Highland, Utah. Family and friends may call Thursday evening from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Warenski Funeral Home, 1776 North 900 East, American Fork, Utah and also Friday morning from 10:00-11:00 a.m. prior to services at the church. Interment will be in the American Fork City Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.warenski.com