It is with deep sadness that Ohio Conference of MC USA announces the sudden passing of its Conference moderator, Robert “Bob” Sauder, on Tuesday, April 9. Bob had served as Conference moderator for the past three years.

Visitation and funeral arrangements are as follows:

Visitation will be held Friday, April 12, 2019, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. at Oberlin-Turnbull Funeral Home, 202 N. Liberty Street, West Unity, Ohio.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 13, 2019, at Salem Mennonite Church, 13751 Tripp Road, Waldron, Michigan.

You may view the full obituary at

Please keep his wife, Pam, daughters Mary and Kelly, six grandchildren, Salem Mennonite Church (Waldron, Michigan), Ohio Conference and all of Bob’s many other family and friends in your prayers.